The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Health Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Health Informatics over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Healthcare Informatics
Rank 63 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £363 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £288 £225
% change year-on-year
+26.08% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - -
Health Informatics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
221 229 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.66% 28.34% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 151 90
Average daily rate £375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £24.10 £31.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Health Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Health Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Health Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Health Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Health Informatics
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics.

1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP

Health Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft