Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science 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.

Life Sciences
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 - 214
Rank change year-on-year - +214 -37
Contract jobs citing Life Science 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% - 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £70 - £338
10th Percentile £68 - £230
90th Percentile £71 - £356
England median daily rate £475 £425 £360
% change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 - -
England median hourly rate £19.30 £14.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +33.07% -65.88% +157.58%

Life Science 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1315 1764 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.85% 32.11% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 1093 1251
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £235
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.53 £11.31 £9.75
90th Percentile £27.89 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Yorkshire

Life Science
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Life Science in Yorkshire

Life Science
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire - 2 £70 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Life Science
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Life Science 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow