Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 33 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -15
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.56% 2.24% 2.53%
As % of the General category 6.06% 7.62% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -17.14% +21.95%
10th Percentile £383 £313 £423
90th Percentile £448 £415 £460
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -19.44% +10.77% +30.00%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 66 105 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 25.68% 29.41% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 54
Middlesex median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.92% +8.93%
10th Percentile £173 £275 £234
90th Percentile £533 £541 £527
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% +27.12% +68.57%
10th Percentile £30.58 £15.94 £12.50
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +28.57%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

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 19 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense

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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Documentation Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP