The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biology in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Biology over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Biology
Rank 609 621 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Biology 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Biology
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16323 16545 16067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.18% 32.48% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10709 10542 9967
Median daily rate £433 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 612 652
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

Biology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Biology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Biology
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Biology across the England region.

Biology Daily Rate Trend in England

Biology
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Biology Hourly Rate Trend in England

Biology
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Biology within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
East of England - 2 - - 10
Biology
UK

Biology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Biology 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 England region with a requirement for Biology.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Chemistry
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Life Science
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) APMP
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 2 (20.00%) GPFS
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (20.00%) GitHub
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Ganglia
5 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management

Biology
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Life Science
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Informatics
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) APMP
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) GPFS
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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