The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bioinformatics
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 50 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 4 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.72% 2.15% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 2.77% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 433 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.42% 77.60% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 259 338
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 56
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bioinformatics Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Biology
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
4 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
4 2 (22.22%) Swing
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) PhD
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Life Science

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Biology
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 2 (22.22%) Life Science
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) R
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PhD
2 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat