Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +11
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.38% - 0.13%
As % of the General category 1.18% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Reading median daily rate £475 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £460 £375
% change year-on-year +14.13% +22.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £51.75
% change year-on-year +3.03% -36.23% +56.82%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 508 451 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.42% 35.15% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 240 248
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £142 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 14
Reading median hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £21.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +280.00% -40.97% -21.57%
10th Percentile £23.45 £10.65 £13.83
90th Percentile £67.35 £17.40 £35.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +47.22% -2.70% -7.50%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Reading over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Reading

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical 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 Reading region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Workday
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Workday