The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 197 209 231
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Contract jobs citing Informatics 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.056% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.17% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.96%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1787 2327 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 32.72% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1684 1911
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 48
Average hourly rate £20.38 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.35 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Informatics
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
1 12 (63.16%) NHS
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Information Governance
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Electronics
6 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.53%) CMS
6 2 (10.53%) DTV
6 2 (10.53%) QlikView
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.26%) Mahout
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
2 1 (5.26%) Impala
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
2 1 (5.26%) Text Mining
2 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) NHS Information Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Information Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Information Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) NHS Information Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Communications Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Market Data Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) DTV
3 1 (5.26%) Ontologies
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Information Governance
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OOD
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) RDF
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) SPARQL
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Cerner
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.26%) Reuters