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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 538 525 506
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing Informatics 58 68 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 37
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +92.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +92.59%
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
15327 14891 14927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9364 9160
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 641 629
Average hourly rate £21.40 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £11.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
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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 +11 20 £324 -0.38% 5
North West -30 11 £305 -26.06% 2
South East +14 9 £290 -14.07% 2
West Midlands -9 6 £450 +56.52%
South West +5 4 £350 +1.44%
East Midlands -11 4 £200 -42.85%
Yorkshire -22 3 £280 +9.80% 1
East of England +2 1 £130 - 7
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (48.96%) NHS
2 39 (40.63%) SQL
3 19 (19.79%) Project Management
3 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
3 19 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (18.75%) Finance
5 17 (17.71%) Health Informatics
6 16 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 14 (14.58%) ETL
7 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (13.54%) Data Quality
8 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
8 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
9 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (10.42%) MS Office
11 9 (9.38%) Validation
11 9 (9.38%) Marketing
11 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
12 8 (8.33%) Oracle
13 7 (7.29%) SAS
13 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
13 7 (7.29%) Resource Management
13 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
14 6 (6.25%) Analytics
14 6 (6.25%) Change Management

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (7.29%) SAS
2 3 (3.13%) PowerExchange
2 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.42%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) LAN
1 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.08%) WAN
1 2 (2.08%) Wireless
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (1.04%) DHCP
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.04%) FWSM
2 1 (1.04%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.13%) PowerCenter
7 3 (3.13%) QlikView
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) ERwin
1 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Analyst
2 13 (13.54%) Information Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Break Fix Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (3.13%) NHS Information Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.08%) Business Architect
9 2 (2.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) XML
2 5 (5.21%) .NET
3 4 (4.17%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) Web Services
4 3 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.13%) XSD
5 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.08%) XSLT
6 1 (1.04%) Ajax
6 1 (1.04%) CSS
6 1 (1.04%) CSS3
6 1 (1.04%) HTML5
6 1 (1.04%) jQuery
6 1 (1.04%) Spring
6 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 47 (48.96%) NHS
2 17 (17.71%) Health Informatics
3 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.21%) Statistics
6 4 (4.17%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.17%) LIMS
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.08%) Life Science
7 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.04%) Biology
8 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.04%) Handset
8 1 (1.04%) HP Superdome
8 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.04%) SystemC
8 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) HPUX
2 2 (2.08%) Unix
2 2 (2.08%) zOS
3 1 (1.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Solaris
3 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) Project Management
2 16 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 14 (14.58%) ETL
4 9 (9.38%) Validation
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.29%) Resource Management
6 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.25%) Analytics
7 6 (6.25%) Change Management
7 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Data Management
8 5 (5.21%) Information Management
8 5 (5.21%) Migration
9 4 (4.17%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.17%) Information Governance
9 4 (4.17%) Service Management
9 4 (4.17%) Workflow
10 3 (3.13%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.13%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) C#
2 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 3 (3.13%) VB
3 2 (2.08%) C
3 2 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) R
4 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.04%) Uniface
4 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.21%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CCNA
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) ACF2
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) NFS
2 1 (1.04%) Samba
2 1 (1.04%) Veritas File System
2 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) zSecure
2 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.04%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Informatica
3 4 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) CA
4 3 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (2.08%) Civica
5 2 (2.08%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) EMC
6 1 (1.04%) Isilon
6 1 (1.04%) NetApp
6 1 (1.04%) Remedy
6 1 (1.04%) Siebel
6 1 (1.04%) Sophos
6 1 (1.04%) Sun
6 1 (1.04%) Tableau
6 1 (1.04%) Talend
6 1 (1.04%) Veritas
6 1 (1.04%) VMware
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