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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bioinformatics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bioinformatics
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 £700
% change year-on-year
- -58.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £65.35
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
1847 1925 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.80% 76.63% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1163 984
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 142 154
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Bioinformatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bioinformatics across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 9 - - 18
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics.

1 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
1 22 (88.00%) Biology
2 18 (72.00%) Perl
3 16 (64.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) Life Science
5 12 (48.00%) Degree
6 11 (44.00%) MySQL
7 10 (40.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) PhD
8 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
9 7 (28.00%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (28.00%) Docker
9 7 (28.00%) C++
10 6 (24.00%) Java
10 6 (24.00%) C
10 6 (24.00%) FTP
10 6 (24.00%) NFS
10 6 (24.00%) IBM
10 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (24.00%) Nagios
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (24.00%) GPFS
10 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
10 6 (24.00%) Puppet
10 6 (24.00%) Time Management
10 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Ganglia
11 5 (20.00%) R

Bioinformatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Bioinformatics 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 Bioinformatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Datomic
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Programmer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Statistician
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) Ajax
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) Django
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (8.00%) Polymer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Components
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) WebGL
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) D3.js
5 1 (4.00%) DOM
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) mod_perl
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Biology
1 22 (88.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (52.00%) Life Science
3 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Proteomics
6 2 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (8.00%) Chemistry
6 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) Physics
6 2 (8.00%) User Experience
7 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.00%) Biotechnology
7 1 (4.00%) Informatics
7 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
7 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Time Management
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Parallel Computing
5 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) 3D Rendering
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Discovery
6 2 (8.00%) Microscopy
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Perl
2 16 (64.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) R
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Clojure
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 9 (36.00%) PhD
3 5 (20.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
2 6 (24.00%) GPFS
2 6 (24.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Ganglia
1 6 (24.00%) Nagios
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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