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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Rank - 138 -
Contract jobs citing LIMS 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £210 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £210 -
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
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
862 859 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 27.58% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 458 492
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 90 87
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.20 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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

LIMS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LIMS 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 LIMS.

1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management

LIMS
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) LIMS Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GxP