The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 73 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Informatics 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.54% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +92.59%
Informatics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
327 370 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.50% 31.98% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 160 128
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £166 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 19
Average hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £10.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the Buckinghamshire region.

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Informatics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Informatics.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) SnapVault
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas