Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Life Sciences
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 152 179
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 -6
Contract jobs citing Life Science 14 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.39% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.65% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £463 £550 £475
90th Percentile £488 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £475 £547 £475
% change year-on-year -13.16% +15.16% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.65 - £42.50
10th Percentile £14.33 - £29.25
90th Percentile £14.98 - £43.75
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.24% -47.06% +157.58%

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 950 1214 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.76% 31.22% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 752 794
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £195 £250 £258
90th Percentile £530 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 75 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £24.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +55.94% +19.76%
10th Percentile £12.13 £12.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £46.17 £58.25 £48.65
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +18.88%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Life Science in Hampshire

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +11 7 - -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Southampton -1 2 £475 -17.39%
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 12 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Generation
4 2 (14.29%) Multichannel Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Social Listening
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Web Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 802.11
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HSRP
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) IPsec
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (14.29%) Brand Awareness
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Generation
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Multichannel Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) SEO
3 2 (14.29%) Social Listening
3 2 (14.29%) Social Media Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Web Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Behavioural Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GAMP
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP