The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 94 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 0.069% 0.25%
As % of the General category 2.90% 0.22% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -41.17%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 276 458 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.19% 31.83% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 318 210
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Leeds

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Leeds

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Biostatistics
4 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Scorecard

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Service Representative
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Biostatistics
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
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