Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 23 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 148 135
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 -21
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the General category 0.97% 0.74% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Manchester median daily rate £438 £331 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -8.62% -9.38%
10th Percentile £325 £292 £290
90th Percentile £540 £488 £525
North West median daily rate £425 £344 £355
% change year-on-year +23.64% -3.17% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -60.31%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 925 1084 1508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.47% 30.56% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 691 857
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £263 £250
90th Percentile £608 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 30
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +74.60% -3.08%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.80 £11.90
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £38.88
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +60.63%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Junos
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) Talend
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Go
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) Junos
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) React
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
3 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Talend