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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 53 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Informatics 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.49% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.89% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £280
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+92.59% -30.76%
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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
225 256 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.49% 28.60% 26.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 138 106
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 15
Average hourly rate £14.35 £16.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% -11.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £13.00 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Informatics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Informatics.

1 9 (75.00%) NHS
1 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Information Management
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
7 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) e-Health
7 1 (8.33%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Informatics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Information Architect
4 2 (16.67%) NHS Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Information Management
2 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
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