The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 114 112
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.04% 0.77% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £525 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £575 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -7.36% +26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £49.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -57.36% +137.34%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 579 522 585
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 32.55% 26.20% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 344 393
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 34
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.03 £52.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Hampshire

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +3 4 £700 +24.44%
Fleet - 1 £525 -
Pharmaceutical
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Pharmaceutical.

1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) SAP APO
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Logistics
3 6 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (50.00%) FMCG
3 6 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (33.33%) SAP SCM
4 4 (33.33%) Life Science
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SAP EHS
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
7 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL

Pharmaceutical
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:

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP APO
2 4 (33.33%) SAP SCM
3 3 (25.00%) SAP EHS
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Engagement Manager
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Manager
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Engagement Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) FMCG
2 4 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Logistics
2 6 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) HP