Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 180 178
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +41
Contract jobs citing Pharmaceutical 10 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.38% 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.23% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £248 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.80% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £179 £285 £231
90th Percentile £554 £580 £309
England median daily rate £473 £443 £450
% change year-on-year +6.78% -1.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.37 £18.99 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.36% - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £31.44 £26.90
% change year-on-year -23.66% +16.87% -11.80%

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 1,542 1,545 1,495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.33% 31.27% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,043 991 976
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £266 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £559
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 68 46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.21 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +19.90% -1.03%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £9.57
90th Percentile £36.50 £43.25 £37.25
England median hourly rate £22.88 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% - +9.76%

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 16 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

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 6 months to 16 September 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
West Yorkshire +23 6 £444 -15.48% 4
East Yorkshire +3 3 £205 - 1
Pharmaceutical
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
5 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) NEBOSH
5 1 (10.00%) COSHH
5 1 (10.00%) OCR
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Xerox
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
5 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) WSH
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Due Diligence
3 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COSHH
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (10.00%) NEBOSH
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Kofax
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Xerox