The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 72 54
Contract jobs citing Informatics 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.33% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.95% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £194 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -59.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.55 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -63.63%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
164 315 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.88% 34.88% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 177 125
Median daily rate £350 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.70 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £26.03 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the Cheshire region.

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Informatics
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Informatics 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Exploitation

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Exploitation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Analytics