The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 521 518 546
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Contract jobs citing Informatics 62 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.080% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £267 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.95 £11.75 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.89% -53.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.95 £11.75 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+154.89% -53.46%
Informatics
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
13318 13007 13591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.13% 26.73% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8065 8115 8051
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 564 721
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in England

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Informatics
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 Informatics within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South East +12 17 £400 +14.28% 8
London +21 14 £300 -14.28% 8
South West -27 10 £325 -16.12%
East Midlands - 8 £300 -
East of England -31 6 £255 -3.77% 3
North West -1 2 £350 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire -1 2 £215 -33.84% 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Informatics
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Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Informatics 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 Informatics.

1 75 (57.69%) NHS
2 39 (30.00%) SQL
3 33 (25.38%) SQL Server
4 28 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (20.77%) Project Management
6 18 (13.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (13.85%) Finance
7 16 (12.31%) Health Informatics
7 16 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (12.31%) Oracle
8 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
8 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.77%) Information Governance
9 13 (10.00%) Analytics
10 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
10 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
11 11 (8.46%) Change Management
11 11 (8.46%) Degree
12 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2
12 10 (7.69%) .NET
12 10 (7.69%) MS Office
13 9 (6.92%) Business Objects
13 9 (6.92%) XML
13 9 (6.92%) SAP
13 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
13 9 (6.92%) Programme Management
13 9 (6.92%) Visualisation
14 8 (6.15%) HL7
14 8 (6.15%) System Testing
14 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Informatics 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 Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.54%) SAS
1 2 (1.54%) CMS
1 2 (1.54%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (0.77%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.77%) Apache
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) SPSS
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) Wireless
1 1 (0.77%) VoIP
1 1 (0.77%) WAN
1 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.38%) Data Mart
5 7 (5.38%) QlikView
5 7 (5.38%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.85%) MS Access
7 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.08%) OLAP
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 7
9 3 (2.31%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.54%) Text Mining
10 2 (1.54%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.54%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.77%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.77%) JIRA
1 1 (0.77%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.77%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (13.85%) Pharmaceutical
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.38%) Electronics
4 7 (5.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) German Language
5 2 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (26.15%) Analyst
2 17 (13.08%) Information Analyst
3 16 (12.31%) Developer
4 13 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.69%) NHS Information Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Integration Specialist
7 8 (6.15%) NHS Project Manager
8 7 (5.38%) Business Objects Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Business Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Product Specialist
9 6 (4.62%) Information Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Architect
10 5 (3.85%) Performance Manager
11 4 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Data Analyst
12 3 (2.31%) 1st Line Support
12 3 (2.31%) Consultant
12 3 (2.31%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) .NET
2 9 (6.92%) XML
3 8 (6.15%) XSLT
4 7 (5.38%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) Web Services
6 3 (2.31%) WSDL
6 3 (2.31%) SOAP
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.54%) jQuery
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.54%) HTML
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (0.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (57.69%) NHS
2 16 (12.31%) Health Informatics
3 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.92%) Visualisation
5 8 (6.15%) Life Science
6 7 (5.38%) DTV
6 7 (5.38%) Statistics
7 5 (3.85%) Data Extraction
8 4 (3.08%) GIS
9 2 (1.54%) Social Media
9 2 (1.54%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.54%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.54%) Chemistry
9 2 (1.54%) Biology
9 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.77%) LIMS
10 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.77%) Pharmacovigilance
10 1 (0.77%) SCADA
10 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.77%) UNIX
3 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (20.77%) Project Management
3 14 (10.77%) Information Governance
4 13 (10.00%) Analytics
5 11 (8.46%) Change Management
6 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.92%) Programme Management
8 8 (6.15%) System Testing
8 8 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.38%) Information Management
9 7 (5.38%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.38%) Data Governance
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.62%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.85%) Benchmarking
11 5 (3.85%) Service Management
11 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.85%) Validation
11 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (6.15%) C#
2 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.31%) C
4 2 (1.54%) SPARQL
4 2 (1.54%) Python
4 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.77%) Tcl
5 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.77%) Java
5 1 (0.77%) Perl
5 1 (0.77%) XPath
5 1 (0.77%) Ruby
5 1 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) HL7
2 4 (3.08%) QA
3 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.54%) GxP
3 2 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.77%) HDFS
1 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Oozie
1 1 (0.77%) Control-M
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Oracle
2 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.92%) Business Objects
3 9 (6.92%) SAP
4 4 (3.08%) Informatica
5 1 (0.77%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.77%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.77%) Teradata
5 1 (0.77%) Cerner
5 1 (0.77%) Siemens
5 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.77%) Reuters
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