The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 577 552 566
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.026% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
16397 15364 16430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 31.85% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10189 9700 9744
Average daily rate £420 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 603 816
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.90 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -26.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.29 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chemistry
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Chemistry Daily Rate Trend in England

Chemistry
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Chemistry Hourly Rate Trend in England

Chemistry
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (50.00%) French Language
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) PhD
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (12.50%) Siemens
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Nagios
6 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking
2 4 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Banking Business Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Physics
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Biology
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) VC++
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Ganglia
1 1 (12.50%) YUM
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Sony
1 1 (12.50%) NorthgateArinso
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