Period
to 20 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 20 February 2020 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +18
Contract jobs citing Life Science 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.85% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median daily rate - - -
Cheshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 25.00% 18.18% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 15
Macclesfield median daily rate £525 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +19.05% -5.62%
10th Percentile £450 £289 £219
90th Percentile £675 £589 £439
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - £18.38 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £52.50 £23.34 £27.00
% change year-on-year +124.94% -13.56% +33.33%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Macclesfield

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Life Science in Macclesfield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics