Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 99 105
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.34% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Reading median daily rate £491 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £370 £331
% change year-on-year +35.14% +11.70% -12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £33.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £51.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -36.23% +56.82% +94.12%

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 453 582 679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.84% 39.92% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 254 368
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £217 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 10
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £22.35 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.07% -24.24% +47.50%
10th Percentile £10.64 £14.93 £13.00
90th Percentile £17.80 £37.18 £66.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Ehcache
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Ehcache
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley