The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LIMS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 58 60
Contract jobs citing LIMS 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.44% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.42% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £175 -
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LIMS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 212 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.73% 31.36% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 88 99
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £190 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 34
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £16.68 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LIMS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LIMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - - - - 1
LIMS
East of England