The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 27 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)
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 14 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 40.00% 58.33% 66.15%
As % of the General category 58.33% 82.35% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Median daily rate £440 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £350 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £350 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £375
% change year-on-year -1.09% +21.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £49.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -49.23% +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 Macclesfield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 34 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 68.57% 70.83% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 4
Median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £471 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Macclesfield over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Macclesfield

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SAP
4 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) REST
6 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) Life Science
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 3 (11.11%) Angular 2
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (7.41%) Ansible

Pharmaceutical
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 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CO
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.70%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MDG
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
3 4 (14.81%) REST
4 3 (11.11%) Angular 2
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) DOM
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.70%) ABAP
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.41%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) IDERA
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Workday