The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS 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 LIMS over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 131 134
Contract jobs citing LIMS 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +257.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £383 £425
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LIMS
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
715 759 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.35% 29.09% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 397 521
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £199 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 103 74
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 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

LIMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LIMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LIMS
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 LIMS across the East of England region.

LIMS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

LIMS
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 LIMS across the East of England region.

LIMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England
Essex
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago