Period
to 17 January 2019

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 6 months to 17 January 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 183 192
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 21 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.023% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.56% 0.079% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £290 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +85.71% -48.15%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £163
90th Percentile £513 £338 £188
England median daily rate £425 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 - £30.50
10th Percentile £11.98 - £16.45
90th Percentile £23.73 - £31.35
England median hourly rate £28.58 £27.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +5.83% -12.90% +12.73%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,344 1,264 1,471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.75% 28.60% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 882 1,003
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +0.31% +1.27%
10th Percentile £265 £261 £263
90th Percentile £561 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +40.35% -5.00%
10th Percentile £9.39 £11.54 £10.46
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.08 £31.73
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

Pharmaceutical
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
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 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
East Yorkshire +8 11 £263 -19.23% 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £463 - 11
South Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Pharmaceutical.

1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (19.05%) Ariba
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) PMI
5 3 (14.29%) PMP
5 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 3 (14.29%) Accounts Payable
5 3 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (14.29%) PMO
6 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (9.52%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) Law
6 2 (9.52%) Legal
6 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) Mathematics

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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) Power BI
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) IT Manager
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 7 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management Officer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Officer
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Officer
4 2 (9.52%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) HR Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) Product Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Information Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.76%) scikit-learn
1 1 (4.76%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PMI
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) CUDA
3 1 (4.76%) GPGPU
3 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Accounts Payable
5 3 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.76%) Deep Learning
7 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 3 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) GAMP
2 1 (4.76%) GxP
2 1 (4.76%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Ariba
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Dataiku
3 1 (4.76%) IDERA
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow