Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 17 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 2 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.20% 0.44% 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.00% 1.92% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
South Wales median daily rate - £185 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.33% -5.06%
Wales median daily rate - £304 £300
% change year-on-year - +1.25% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 201 260 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.51% 22.75% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 205 275
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £168 £229 £225
90th Percentile £525 £502 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% -8.98%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.02 £10.52
90th Percentile £59.00 £72.20 £25.53
Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -3.13% -19.84% -11.29%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in South Wales

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -11 2 - -
Pharmaceutical
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

Pharmaceutical
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared