The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biology
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Biology 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 108 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.52% 27.62% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 64
Average daily rate £320 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.65 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Biology
Cambridgeshire

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge