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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 491 465 456
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Contract jobs citing Informatics 65 84 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 28
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £274
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £88.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.59% -84.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £13.50 £26.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £31.20 £149.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+92.59% +17.39%
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
14557 14534 12888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.49% 31.45% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9061 8983 7884
Average daily rate £425 £413 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 601 722
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.92 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

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 3 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Informatics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 March 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 -2 25 £450 +24.13% 4
London 0 17 £300 -40.00% 13
South East -28 8 £300 - 6
South West - 4 £345 -
Yorkshire -21 3 £275 -15.38% 5
West Midlands - 3 £281 -
East of England - - - - 1
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 80 (62.02%) NHS
2 46 (35.66%) SQL
3 29 (22.48%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (18.60%) Degree
5 23 (17.83%) Project Management
6 17 (13.18%) Finance
7 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
8 15 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (11.63%) SQL Server
9 13 (10.08%) MS Office
9 13 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
10 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
12 9 (6.98%) Bioinformatics
12 9 (6.98%) Cerner
12 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
12 9 (6.98%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (6.98%) Line Management
12 9 (6.98%) Health Informatics
13 8 (6.20%) QlikView
13 8 (6.20%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.20%) QA
13 8 (6.20%) C
13 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
13 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (6.20%) Migration
13 8 (6.20%) Manufacturing

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.55%) SAS
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.78%) Node.js
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Office
2 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.10%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
3 1 (0.78%) Network Security
3 1 (0.78%) Extranet
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.20%) QlikView
5 3 (2.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.55%) Big Data
6 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) VoltDB
7 1 (0.78%) Impala
7 1 (0.78%) MemSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Subversion
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (13.18%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (6.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.33%) Electronics
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.33%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 2 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (34.11%) Analyst
2 17 (13.18%) Business Analyst
3 16 (12.40%) Architect
4 15 (11.63%) Information Analyst
5 13 (10.08%) Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.98%) NHS Information Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) NHS Information Manager
8 7 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Information Manager
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) NHS Business Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Designer
10 5 (3.88%) NHS Project Manager
10 5 (3.88%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.10%) Business Change Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) HTML
1 6 (4.65%) CSS
2 5 (3.88%) .NET
3 4 (3.10%) HTML5
3 4 (3.10%) CSS3
3 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.33%) XML
5 2 (1.55%) XSLT
5 2 (1.55%) Web Services
5 2 (1.55%) jQuery
6 1 (0.78%) Catalyst
6 1 (0.78%) DBIx::Class
6 1 (0.78%) Moose
6 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.78%) Ajax
6 1 (0.78%) jBPM
6 1 (0.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 80 (62.02%) NHS
2 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.98%) Health Informatics
4 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.65%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.88%) Statistics
7 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.88%) PMI
8 4 (3.10%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (2.33%) DTV
9 3 (2.33%) e-Health
10 2 (1.55%) Pharmacovigilance
10 2 (1.55%) LIMS
10 2 (1.55%) NPfIT
10 2 (1.55%) PACS
10 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (17.83%) Project Management
3 10 (7.75%) Data Analysis
3 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (6.98%) Line Management
4 9 (6.98%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (6.98%) Data Modelling
5 8 (6.20%) Migration
5 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.20%) Data Migration
6 7 (5.43%) Analytics
6 7 (5.43%) Information Management
6 7 (5.43%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.43%) Change Management
7 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (4.65%) Web Development
8 5 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.66%) SQL
2 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.20%) C
4 7 (5.43%) Perl
5 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.65%) C++
6 5 (3.88%) Java
7 4 (3.10%) Python
7 4 (3.10%) R
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.78%) C#
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.55%) VCP4
3 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.55%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.78%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.43%) GxP
3 5 (3.88%) GMP
3 5 (3.88%) HL7
4 4 (3.10%) SNOMED CT
4 4 (3.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (3.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Ambari
1 1 (0.78%) Oozie
1 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.98%) Cerner
3 4 (3.10%) SAP
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (1.55%) Cognos
5 2 (1.55%) Progress
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.78%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.78%) Vertica
6 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
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