Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 6 months to 19 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 171 177
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.083% 0.20%
As % of the General category - 0.27% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £350
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 - £344
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £30.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.08% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £30.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +13.89% +80.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 904 1111 1437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.25% 30.75% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 750 1010
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.66% -27.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £28.75 £30.75 £53.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +37.72% -4.57% +6.28%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Pharmaceutical as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Pharmaceutical in West Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in West Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in West Yorkshire