The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £550
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bioinformatics
Cambridgeshire

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
292 283 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.79% 75.27% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 199 182
Median daily rate £413 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 5 (100.00%) Biology
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Ganglia
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) GPFS
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) D3.js
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) D3.js
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Biology
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) GPFS
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ganglia
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat