Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 79 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -10
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 28 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.77% 1.01% 1.74%
As % of the General category 4.74% 2.62% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 14
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £288 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.83% -12.88% +22.00%
10th Percentile £173 £210 £231
90th Percentile £482 £294 £526
East of England median daily rate £435 £288 £330
% change year-on-year +51.30% -12.88% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £32.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.19% -21.34% +156.25%
10th Percentile £16.08 £30.63 £33.95
90th Percentile £36.55 £34.88 £46.05
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -41.94% -11.43% +118.75%

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

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 591 535 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.43% 38.60% 37.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 328 249
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £213 £202 £210
90th Percentile £594 £538 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 11 58
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.47% +40.55%
10th Percentile £14.15 £13.75 £12.97
90th Percentile £41.80 £35.25 £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Hertfordshire

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Hertfordshire 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
Welwyn Garden City +5 10 £450 +56.52%
St Albans - 5 - -
Hoddesdon +1 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 £274 - 2
Welwyn +5 1 - -
Watford -5 1 £175 - 4
Pharmaceutical
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 6 (21.43%) SQL
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Learning Management System
2 5 (17.86%) Moodle
2 5 (17.86%) Content Development
2 5 (17.86%) Graphic Design
2 5 (17.86%) Publishing
2 5 (17.86%) e-Learning
2 5 (17.86%) VLE
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (10.71%) ITSM
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Biometrics
4 2 (7.14%) Informatica
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Life Science

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (17.86%) Moodle
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) WiX
General
1 5 (17.86%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) e-Learning Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Customer Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) ETL Tester
7 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.57%) WCF
1 1 (3.57%) WinForms
1 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) e-Learning
2 5 (17.86%) Graphic Design
2 5 (17.86%) Learning Management System
2 5 (17.86%) VLE
3 3 (10.71%) NHS
4 2 (7.14%) Life Science
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Content Development
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) ITSM
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Biometrics
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media Management
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Informatica
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Ariba
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Brandwatch
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Sysomos
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter