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 13th September 2016 relates to CRA vacancies posted on:
- New Scientist
- CV Library
- Willey job network
- Access Science jobs.
Our results showed that on these job boards a total of 622 CRA jobs were published in the last week:
- 530 permanent roles
- 92 contract roles
Whilst there has been a small decline in numbers over the last week, Clinical jobs still remain above the 600 mark. Permanent jobs have decline by a minor 4%, however interim roles increasing by 19%. Despite the slight fluctuation between contract and permanent jobs, overall the clinical recruitment market is still looking positive.