The first table below looks at the demand for Bioinformatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank - 121 -
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.083% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £480 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £480 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1852 1656 2064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.61% 68.89% 65.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 740 795
Average daily rate £375 £400 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 40
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Bioinformatics
South East

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Bioinformatics
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bioinformatics across the Berkshire region.

Bioinformatics Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Bioinformatics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Bioinformatics
South East

Bioinformatics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bioinformatics.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (100.00%) Informatics
1 5 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 5 (100.00%) Life Science
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Biology

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Informatics
1 5 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 5 (100.00%) Life Science
2 2 (40.00%) Biology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement