The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 197 191 202
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Informatics 4 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.19% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
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£456 £500 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +108.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £273
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +15.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +64.78%
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1967 2362 2405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.90% 37.75% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1500 1785 1797
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 53
Average hourly rate £19.35 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £11.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.25 £45.98 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) NHS
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Cerner
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Information Manager
2 4 (50.00%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cerner
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago