The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
South East / Surrey
Rank 80 79 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 9 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.79% 1.89% 1.99%
As % of the General category 1.88% 5.78% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Median daily rate £425 £556 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.59% +8.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £501 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £688 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £525
% change year-on-year -1.16% -18.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £24.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +25.25% -41.76%  

Pharmaceutical is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 480 415 506
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 42.33% 32.65% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 258 259
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £229 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 10
Median hourly rate £26.75 £35.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.57% +4.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.31 £47.50 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Pharmaceutical as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in Surrey

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Surrey

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Surrey

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Surrey

Pharmaceutical
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 2 £444 -
Epsom - 1 £425 -
Pharmaceutical
South East

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 18 (50.00%) SAP
2 17 (47.22%) GxP
3 14 (38.89%) ERP
4 12 (33.33%) GAMP
4 12 (33.33%) Coaching
5 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
6 10 (27.78%) GMP
7 9 (25.00%) GCP
7 9 (25.00%) Information Security
7 9 (25.00%) Capita
8 8 (22.22%) QA
9 7 (19.44%) Project Management
10 6 (16.67%) Quality Management
10 6 (16.67%) Validation
10 6 (16.67%) Life Science
11 5 (13.89%) QMS
11 5 (13.89%) Regulatory Compliance
12 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
13 3 (8.33%) Finance
13 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 2 (5.56%) Content Management
14 2 (5.56%) Publishing
14 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
14 2 (5.56%) Intranet
14 2 (5.56%) Windows
14 2 (5.56%) Data Entry
14 2 (5.56%) Social Network
14 2 (5.56%) Biotechnology
14 2 (5.56%) Degree

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HFM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.78%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Compliance Consultant
1 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) IT Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) IT Risk Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Quality Manager
5 4 (11.11%) QA Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Risk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Auditor
7 2 (5.56%) Intranet Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Auditor
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Behat
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Life Science
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Biotechnology
4 2 (5.56%) Social Network
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
5 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ERP
2 12 (33.33%) Coaching
3 9 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 6 (16.67%) Validation
6 5 (13.89%) QMS
6 5 (13.89%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
8 2 (5.56%) Content Development
8 2 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Entry
8 2 (5.56%) IT Audit
8 2 (5.56%) Records Management
9 1 (2.78%) Analytics
9 1 (2.78%) API Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Contract Management
9 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) GxP
2 12 (33.33%) GAMP
3 10 (27.78%) GMP
4 9 (25.00%) GCP
5 8 (22.22%) QA
6 1 (2.78%) COBIT
6 1 (2.78%) PMO
6 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Casewise
3 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Minitab
3 1 (2.78%) Misys
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