CRA Vacancy Market 16th June 2014

The Clinical Research Associate jobs market remains steady but with a slight dip in both contract and permanent openings this week but proportionately more of a reduction in contract roles.

Each week CK Clinical try to give you a picture of the state of the CRA jobs market in the UK.  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.

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.  This weeks summary is for week commencing 16th June 2014 and relates to CRA vacancies posted on

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

Our results showed that from these job boards a total of 726 CRA jobs were published last week (which is a dip on last weeks 797 but still remains mid range for performance throughout the year), with:

  • 591 permanent roles (vs 622 last week)
  • 135 contract roles (vs 175 last week)


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