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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 516 485 493
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs citing Informatics 63 68 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 18
Average daily rate
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£395 £390 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £245 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £535 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
15252 15041 13642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.35% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9527 8362
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 598 561
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
North West -5 18 £420 +14.75% 2
London -19 14 £359 -15.58% 8
Yorkshire -11 8 £470 -17.18%
South East -23 7 - -
West Midlands -4 6 £331 - 1
East Midlands -8 3 £448 +55.65%
South West +10 1 £375 -11.76% 2
East of England -6 1 - - 5
North East -10 1 - - 1
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 84 (64.12%) NHS
2 45 (34.35%) SQL
3 39 (29.77%) Project Management
4 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (18.32%) Degree
6 21 (16.03%) PMI Certification
6 21 (16.03%) PMI
7 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
7 18 (13.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (13.74%) Manufacturing
8 17 (12.98%) Process Management
8 17 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (12.21%) Data Modelling
9 16 (12.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 16 (12.21%) GMP
9 16 (12.21%) GxP
9 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
10 15 (11.45%) Validation
11 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
12 13 (9.92%) Information Management
12 13 (9.92%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (9.92%) PRINCE2
13 12 (9.16%) Finance
14 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
16 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
16 9 (6.87%) ETL
17 8 (6.11%) MS Office

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.53%) SAS
2 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) WAN
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) DHCP
3 2 (1.53%) LAN
3 2 (1.53%) DNS
3 2 (1.53%) SAN
3 2 (1.53%) Network Security
3 2 (1.53%) NAS
3 2 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) Extranet
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.58%) QlikView
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.53%) OLAP
8 2 (1.53%) MS Access
8 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.53%) EDMS
8 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.76%) VoltDB
9 1 (0.76%) Impala
9 1 (0.76%) MemSQL
General
1 18 (13.74%) Pharmaceutical
1 18 (13.74%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.16%) Finance
3 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (24.43%) Architect
2 31 (23.66%) Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (12.21%) Project Manager
5 14 (10.69%) Information Analyst
6 13 (9.92%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) NHS Information Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Programme Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Developer
10 6 (4.58%) NHS Business Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) NHS Project Manager
10 6 (4.58%) Information Manager
11 5 (3.82%) Data Manager
11 5 (3.82%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Information Architect
12 4 (3.05%) NHS Information Manager
13 3 (2.29%) Business Change Analyst
13 3 (2.29%) UI Designer
13 3 (2.29%) Change Analyst
13 3 (2.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) XML
2 5 (3.82%) Web Services
2 5 (3.82%) HTML
3 3 (2.29%) CSS
3 3 (2.29%) .NET
4 2 (1.53%) CSS3
4 2 (1.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.53%) HTML5
4 2 (1.53%) jBPM
4 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.76%) JSON
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) XSL
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 84 (64.12%) NHS
2 21 (16.03%) PMI
3 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.82%) Health Informatics
7 4 (3.05%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.76%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Statistics
9 1 (0.76%) Life Science
9 1 (0.76%) PACS
9 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.76%) FMCG
9 1 (0.76%) Open Source
9 1 (0.76%) GIS
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.29%) Windows
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.76%) Android
3 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.77%) Project Management
2 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (12.98%) Process Management
4 16 (12.21%) Data Modelling
5 15 (11.45%) Validation
6 13 (9.92%) Information Management
6 13 (9.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (9.92%) PRINCE2
7 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
8 9 (6.87%) ETL
9 8 (6.11%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.11%) PRINCE
9 8 (6.11%) Line Management
10 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.34%) Data Management
10 7 (5.34%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.58%) Information Governance
11 6 (4.58%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.82%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
2 7 (5.34%) Java
3 5 (3.82%) C#
4 3 (2.29%) R
4 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.53%) VB
5 2 (1.53%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) PHP5
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 21 (16.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.53%) MCSE
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.76%) CISSP
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 16 (12.21%) GMP
1 16 (12.21%) GxP
2 8 (6.11%) QA
3 7 (5.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.53%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.76%) COBIT
5 1 (0.76%) HL7
5 1 (0.76%) DICOM
5 1 (0.76%) BS7799
5 1 (0.76%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.53%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
2 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.76%) Oozie
1 1 (0.76%) Ambari
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) Cerner
3 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.29%) SAP
3 3 (2.29%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Progress
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco
4 2 (1.53%) HP
4 2 (1.53%) Citrix
4 2 (1.53%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) Vertica
5 1 (0.76%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
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