The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 28 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.

Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 136 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.070% 0.19%
As % of the General category 1.90% 0.22% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £175 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% -41.17%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 630 921 901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.65% 32.12% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 650 575
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 24
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.38% -24.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.55 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire

Pharmaceutical
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 Pharmaceutical within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +19 8 £350 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £175 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Revit
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Application Discovery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Biostatistics
4 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet

Pharmaceutical
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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD
2 3 (23.08%) Revit
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) AutoCAD Technician
2 3 (23.08%) CAD Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Service Representative
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Application Discovery
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Biostatistics
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Indirect Procurement
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft