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 24 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)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% - 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.66% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £250 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -11.50% +33.33%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 303 440 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 28.00% 29.29% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 308 299
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.05 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £123.35 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Biostatistics
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 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 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
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%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Application Discovery
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Biostatistics
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP