The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bioinformatics
Rank 48 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.95% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 337 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.14% 68.50% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 217 125
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 20
Average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Bioinformatics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) PhD
4 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Proteomics
4 5 (50.00%) R
5 4 (40.00%) Biology
5 4 (40.00%) Life Science
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Terracotta
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Java EE
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (20.00%) Spring Security
7 2 (20.00%) Django
7 2 (20.00%) Use Case
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (20.00%) Kanban

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Lucene
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) Spring Security
2 2 (20.00%) Django
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Servlets
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Catalyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBIx::Class
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Proteomics
3 4 (40.00%) Biology
3 4 (40.00%) Life Science
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Terracotta
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