Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmacovigilance in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmacovigilance over the 6 months to 18 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.

Pharmacovigilance
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 881 899
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -29
Contract jobs citing Pharmacovigilance 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.015% 0.014% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
UK median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £291 -
% change year-on-year -14.16% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - -

Pharmacovigilance is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34307 34966 37326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.60% 33.09% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22763 22959 23716
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1004 1201 1466
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £21.00 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.37% +7.91% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.06 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.48% +10.53% +8.57%

Pharmacovigilance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Pharmacovigilance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmacovigilance in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmacovigilance in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmacovigilance over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmacovigilance in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmacovigilance in the UK

Pharmacovigilance
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmacovigilance within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +41 4 £250 -16.67%
UK excluding London +35 3 £250 -14.16%
South East +14 2 - -
London -9 1 - -
East of England - 1 £250 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmacovigilance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Pharmacovigilance.

1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Documentum
4 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (20.00%) GAMP
4 1 (20.00%) GCP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000

Pharmacovigilance
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) CAPM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (20.00%) GAMP
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian