CRA Vacancies Market – 1st February 2016

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 1st of February 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 690 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 566 permanent roles
  • 124 contract roles

There has been a small decline in the number of clinical research jobs being advertised in the past 7 days. The reduction in jobs has impacted interim roles where there has been a fall of 24 jobs. However the interim market is incredibly fast paced so we anticipate a quick recovery.

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

 

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 25th January 2016

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 25th of January 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 710 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 562 permanent roles
  • 148 contract roles

Following the growth we saw during 2015, 2016 seems to be going in the same direction with a 45% growth in the total number of advertised CRA jobs since the start of the year. That’s over 50 jobs per week, which is the equivalent of 7 new roles. These volumes are a clear sign that investment in clinical research/trials will continue over the next few years.

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 18th January 2016

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 18th of January 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 695 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 550 permanent roles
  • 145 contract roles

Permanent jobs have declined slightly over the past week, whereas interim roles have remained fairly stagnant. We suspect that this will be a temporary glitch for permanent jobs, with further growth anticipated for next weeks report.

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 11th January 2016

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 11th of January 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 784 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 642 permanent roles
  • 142 contract roles

Last year saw the volume of Clinical Research jobs grow tremendously, and 2016 already looks to be following the same path. From last week there has been a 60% growth in advertised roles. Predominantly reflected in the volume of permanent roles which have seen a surge of 63%, however interim roles are also performing well and have seen a healthy increase of 46% in the past week.

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 4th January 2016

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 4th of January 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 489 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 392 permanent roles
  • 97 contract roles

Welcome to 2016! If one of your new year resolutions is to find yourself a new position then you are off to a good start! The volume of CRA jobs has continued to grow, increasing 27% year on year. Whilst its still early days, its certainly a positive start to the year!

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CK Quality Director joins REC Professionals Standards Committee

CK Group’s Quality Director, Lorna Crombie has joined the Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s Professionals Standards Committee to review serious breaches of the REC Code of Professional Practice. Lorna, who maintains the standards required for the certifications and accreditations and the highest level of client compliance and satisfaction for the CK Group, is the perfect person to join the Committee due to her passion for quality, diligence and attention to detail.

For more information on this story click here

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CRA Vacancies Market – 21st of December 2015

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 21st of December 2015 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total of  794 CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 656 permanent roles
  • 138 contract roles

CRA jobs have ended the year 44% up on the previous years job numbers but still down by 6% on last weeks numbers. Overall 2015 has been a great year for job seeking CRA’s. Our learnings for the year include:

  • The weekly average is 877 jobs
  • September was a very strong month, with April and May providing strong job numbers
  • Overall the volume of CRA jobs being advertised has grown by 48%

Lets hope 2016 sees job numbers continue to grow

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 14th of December 2015

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 14th of December 2015 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total 845 of CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 708 permanent roles
  • 137 contract roles

Unsurprisingly the volume of CRA jobs being advertised has continued to decrease, with 209 fewer positions than two weeks ago. Interestingly, when comparing the total number of jobs being advertised this year against last year, there has been a 54% growth in jobs which highlights how much stronger the job market has been throughout 2015. Lets hope this growth continues into 2016!

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CRA Vacancies Market – 7th of December 2015

Whether you are a CRA looking for a new role or an employer seeking new CRAs to join your team, keeping up to date with industry news that impacts you is essential as the pharmaceutical jobs market in the UK moves incredibly fast.

Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many CRA jobs have been advertised within the last 7 days. As always, there is likely to be some repetition across jobs boards and some duplicate posting but our goal is to build up a picture of trends over time.

This week’s summary for week commencing the 7th of December 2015 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:

  • New Scientist
  • Monster
  • CV Library
  • Emedcareers
  • Pharmiweb
  • Willey job network
  • Access Science jobs.

Our results showed that on these job boards a total 917 of CRA jobs were published in the last week:

  • 806 permanent roles
  • 111 contract roles

This week there has been a decline in the volume of clinical jobs in the field of Clinical Research Associate. It has only fallen by 8% overall with numbers having fallen across both permanent and contract roles. However this is to be expected at this time of the year and we should expect figures to drop a bit more before we get to the end of 2015.

If you are looking for a CRA job click here to view our current roles

If you would like to find out how you can move into clinical operations click here

Or contact our dedicated CRA team on cra@ckclinical.co.uk

 

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CK Clinical welcomes new Senior Consultant

CK Clinical is pleased to announce Julia Day has joined them as a Senior Consultant to focus on high level medical affairs positions.  Julia will focus on helping clients find medically qualified candidates in medical affairs and pharmacovigilance.

With over ten years experience within pharmaceutical recruitment, Julia has successfully established herself as a specialist within the field of Medical Affairs. She has worked on all levels of roles from entry through to Directorship as well as gained experience in healthcare compliance and governance.

In addition to her wealth of recruitment knowledge Julia has also represented Great Britain, Wales and Yorkshire in Fencing at an international level. With her experience and expertise we are confident Julia has a lot to bring to CK Clinical. Welcome to the team!

If you would like to contact Julia click here

Or to search our current Medical Affairs roles click here

 

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