The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 25 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 25 15
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.49% 1.16% 3.85%
As % of the General category 16.00% 4.88% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.24% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £488 £375
% change year-on-year -9.23% +30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.75
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 Middlesex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 25 41 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.09% 23.70% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 17
Median daily rate £352 £428 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.66% +17.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £322 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.18%  
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Middlesex

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) SAP BW
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (14.29%) Record to Report
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SAP APO
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Documentation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Process Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP APO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Record to Report
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP