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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 616 593 585
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.037% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate £241 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £241 £375 £550
% change year-on-year
-35.66% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 - -
Chemistry
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
16673 16246 16349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 32.10% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10974 9983 10098
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 609 717
Average hourly rate £21.68 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 1 - -
South East - 1 £293 -
South West - 1 £190 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Biology
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Validation
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Physics
5 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) GxP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) VBA
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) APMP
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Office 365
7 2 (11.76%) Life Science
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Information Management

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (5.88%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) PowerCenter
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Mockito
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Dutch Language
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Validation Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (11.76%) Project Planner
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Java Middleware Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.88%) Django
2 1 (5.88%) EJB
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JDBC
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) WebGL
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSD
2 1 (5.88%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Biology
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Physics
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Life Science
6 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (5.88%) Economics
6 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) 3D Rendering
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Image Processing
6 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Discovery
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) APMP
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) GxP
2 1 (5.88%) GMP
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Informatica
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle