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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 144 141
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3  
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.036% 0.14%
As % of the General category 1.02% 0.10% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -11.50% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £49.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year -57.36% +137.34%  

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 589 972 907
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.63% 34.53% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 708 646
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.60 £7.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £78.80 £151.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

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 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 3 months to 24 June 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
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Revit
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Application Discovery
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Ariba
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server

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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Revit
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD Technician
2 3 (17.65%) CAD Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Service Representative
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Application Discovery
1 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Biostatistics
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Indirect Procurement
3 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Scorecard
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Ariba
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP