The table below looks at the statistics for Bioinformatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £281 £550
% change year-on-year
- -48.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bioinformatics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1956 2112 2374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.80% 76.77% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1188 1342
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 152 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Bioinformatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Bioinformatics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Bioinformatics
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bioinformatics across the East of England region.

Bioinformatics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bioinformatics 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 East of England region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 15 (100.00%) Biology
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (80.00%) Python
4 11 (73.33%) Perl
5 9 (60.00%) Life Science
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
6 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
7 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 6 (40.00%) MySQL
7 6 (40.00%) C++
7 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (40.00%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) GPFS
8 5 (33.33%) Puppet
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) FTP
8 5 (33.33%) NFS
8 5 (33.33%) IBM
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (33.33%) C
8 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (33.33%) Nagios
8 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) Validation
8 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
8 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (33.33%) Time Management
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
9 4 (26.67%) Parallel Computing

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Statistician
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) D3.js
4 1 (6.67%) Django
4 1 (6.67%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (6.67%) Polymer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Components
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WebGL
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Biology
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (60.00%) Life Science
4 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
7 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (6.67%) Chemistry
7 1 (6.67%) Informatics
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Physics
7 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 5 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Parallel Computing
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Postgraduate
3 3 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) GPFS
2 5 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle