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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bioinformatics
Rank 134 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 17 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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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
2374 1714 2159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.15% 72.05% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 860 1125
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 128 213
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.51 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014. 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
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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
Essex - 17 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 5
Bioinformatics
England

Bioinformatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) Biology
3 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
4 13 (76.47%) Ajax
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) XML
5 12 (70.59%) Degree
6 11 (64.71%) DHTML
6 11 (64.71%) JSP
7 10 (58.82%) MySQL
7 10 (58.82%) SQL
7 10 (58.82%) jQuery
8 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
8 9 (52.94%) CSS
8 9 (52.94%) Linux
8 9 (52.94%) REST
8 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
9 8 (47.06%) JDBC
9 8 (47.06%) Oracle
9 8 (47.06%) Spring
9 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
9 8 (47.06%) Life Science
10 7 (41.18%) JSON
10 7 (41.18%) Scrum
10 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (41.18%) Web Services
10 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
10 7 (41.18%) CSS3
10 7 (41.18%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.76%) Mockito
2 2 (11.76%) Hamcrest
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Project Leader
2 6 (35.29%) Software Project Leader
3 5 (29.41%) UI Developer
3 5 (29.41%) UI Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) XML
1 13 (76.47%) Ajax
2 11 (64.71%) JSP
2 11 (64.71%) DHTML
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) JDBC
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) CSS3
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
7 6 (35.29%) GWT
7 6 (35.29%) XSLT
7 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 6 (35.29%) Servlets
8 5 (29.41%) SOAP
8 5 (29.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Biology
2 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (47.06%) Life Science
3 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
4 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) User Experience
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Build Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Test-First Development
6 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
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