Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 144 149
Rank change year-on-year -27 +5 +35
Contract jobs citing Life Science 17 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.45% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.22% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £475 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -11.63% +7.50%
10th Percentile £271 £463 £162
90th Percentile £467 £488 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £36.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £19.30 £36.50
% change year-on-year +133.22% -47.14% -14.12%

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 1,226 1,067 1,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.43% 30.96% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 612 716
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £268 £181 £238
90th Percentile £575 £550 £600
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.50 £23.14 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +34.14% -54.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.99 £11.65
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.45 £46.96
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -15.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Life Science in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 January 2019. 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 -15 7 £343 -
Basingstoke -1 6 - - 1
Southampton -11 3 £400 -15.79%
Life Science
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 14 (82.35%) Manufacturing
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (41.18%) Decision-Making
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (23.53%) Data Privacy
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
7 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (23.53%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 4 (23.53%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Information Security
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
8 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) InfoPath
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Office 365
4 1 (5.88%) Force.com
4 1 (5.88%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Power BI
2 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
General
1 14 (82.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Chief Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Angular 2
2 3 (17.65%) OAuth
2 3 (17.65%) OpenID
2 3 (17.65%) SAML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) PMI
5 1 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Decision-Making
2 6 (35.29%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Data Privacy
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (23.53%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Privileged Access Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CBAP
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (17.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (5.88%) GDPR
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Okta
3 1 (5.88%) Cadence