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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 526 513 545
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Contract jobs citing Informatics 58 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.086% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £282 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £29.95 £17.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.14% -40.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.95 £17.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+71.14% -40.17%
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
16383 15097 16090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.05% 31.80% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10217 9545 9538
Average daily rate £420 £415 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% -1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £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 680 578 804
Average hourly rate £18.38 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +5 16 £400 +6.66% 2
London +14 15 £375 +7.14% 17
West Midlands -14 7 £351 +25.17%
East of England -25 7 £270 -20.29% 8
North West -8 6 £300 - 2
Yorkshire -6 2 £500 +66.38% 3
South West -28 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Informatics
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Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 67 (55.83%) NHS
2 36 (30.00%) SQL
3 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 32 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (22.50%) Project Management
5 22 (18.33%) Finance
6 15 (12.50%) Change Management
6 15 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (12.50%) Health Informatics
6 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (10.83%) Degree
7 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
7 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
8 12 (10.00%) MS Office
9 11 (9.17%) Management Information System
9 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
9 11 (9.17%) SAP
10 10 (8.33%) XML
10 10 (8.33%) XSLT
10 10 (8.33%) .NET
10 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 10 (8.33%) HL7
10 10 (8.33%) Information Governance
11 9 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (7.50%) Marketing
11 9 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (7.50%) DTV
11 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.50%) Electronics

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) SAS
2 2 (1.67%) CMS
2 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.67%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) SPSS
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
2 1 (0.83%) VoIP
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.00%) QlikView
3 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.17%) MS Access
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 7
5 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.50%) OLAP
6 2 (1.67%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.67%) Text Mining
6 2 (1.67%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.83%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.83%) Impala
7 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
1 1 (0.83%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.50%) Marketing
4 9 (7.50%) Electronics
4 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) German Language
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (25.83%) Analyst
2 12 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 10 (8.33%) Developer
3 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Integration Specialist
5 8 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 7 (5.83%) NHS Project Manager
7 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) NHS Information Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Architect
8 4 (3.33%) Performance Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Designer
9 3 (2.50%) Product Specialist
9 3 (2.50%) NHS Performance Manager
9 3 (2.50%) NHS Information Manager
9 3 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) PMO Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.33%) XML
1 10 (8.33%) XSLT
1 10 (8.33%) .NET
2 5 (4.17%) CSS
3 4 (3.33%) HTML
4 3 (2.50%) Web Services
5 2 (1.67%) SOAP
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.67%) WSDL
5 2 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.67%) REST
5 2 (1.67%) CSS3
5 2 (1.67%) jQuery
5 2 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (55.83%) NHS
2 15 (12.50%) Health Informatics
2 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.17%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.50%) DTV
5 7 (5.83%) Statistics
6 6 (5.00%) Data Extraction
7 4 (3.33%) GIS
8 3 (2.50%) Life Science
8 3 (2.50%) Pharmacovigilance
9 2 (1.67%) LIMS
9 2 (1.67%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.67%) Social Media
9 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.83%) SCADA
10 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.83%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.17%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Linux
3 3 (2.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (22.50%) Project Management
3 15 (12.50%) Change Management
4 10 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 10 (8.33%) Information Governance
5 9 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.67%) Analytics
7 7 (5.83%) Data Governance
7 7 (5.83%) Data Analysis
8 6 (5.00%) Information Management
8 6 (5.00%) Data Entry
9 5 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.17%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.00%) SQL
2 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.83%) C#
4 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.33%) C
6 3 (2.50%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) Java
7 2 (1.67%) Perl
7 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.67%) R
7 2 (1.67%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.83%) XPath
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) Tcl
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) HL7
2 4 (3.33%) GxP
3 2 (1.67%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) HDFS
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.83%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Oozie
1 1 (0.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.17%) SAP
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle
4 4 (3.33%) Informatica
5 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.83%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.83%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Teradata
6 1 (0.83%) Siemens
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) Reuters
6 1 (0.83%) Cerner
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