The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics 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 Informatics over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 122 130 134
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Informatics 3 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.40% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £130 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 - -
Informatics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
717 744 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.27% 28.84% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 390 518
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 104 67
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.98 £40.95 £45.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Informatics
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 Informatics across the East of England region.

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +10 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Informatics 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 Informatics.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) GitHub
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Biology
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Health Informatics
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) EPoS
4 3 (23.08%) NHS
5 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET

Informatics
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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Field Service Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Biology
2 3 (23.08%) EPoS
2 3 (23.08%) Health Informatics
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Veeam
1 1 (7.69%) VMware