Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 84 88
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 +30
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.68% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Reading median daily rate £588 - £550
10th Percentile £493 - £525
90th Percentile £630 - £615
Berkshire median daily rate £465 £413 £475
% change year-on-year +12.73% -13.16% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -32.35% +9.68% -31.11%

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 467 441 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.93% 34.24% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 254 261
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £254 £226 £215
90th Percentile £627 £590 £581
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 20
Reading median hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +171.43% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.25 £10.48
90th Percentile £64.35 £45.50 £20.73
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +28.79% -10.81%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019, 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%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Nessus
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (16.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Workday