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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
UK / England
Rank 530 537 520
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing Informatics 40 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 44
Median daily rate £500 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.55 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.55 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -63.63%

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
13578 15429 14618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.69% 33.15% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8744 9896 9300
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 650 597
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.74 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 13 £510 +85.45% 6
London +6 13 £450 +35.84% 1
Yorkshire +14 8 £275 -9.09%
East of England +8 4 - - 6
North West +8 1 - -
East Midlands +2 1 - -
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 26 (38.24%) NHS
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 19 (27.94%) Finance
5 18 (26.47%) JIRA
6 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.59%) Publishing
9 13 (19.12%) ETL
10 12 (17.65%) MySQL
10 12 (17.65%) Health Informatics
11 11 (16.18%) Degree
12 10 (14.71%) Migration
12 10 (14.71%) Intranet
12 10 (14.71%) Marketing
12 10 (14.71%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (14.71%) Talend
12 10 (14.71%) Confluence
13 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
13 9 (13.24%) Resource Management
13 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (13.24%) Oracle
13 9 (13.24%) Java
13 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
14 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
14 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (10.29%) Customer Insight
15 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (10.29%) Microsoft

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.71%) Confluence
2 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) CMS
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Plone
4 3 (4.41%) SilverStripe
5 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Intranet
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) Avaya Modular Messaging
4 1 (1.47%) BGP
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) MPLS
4 1 (1.47%) OSPF
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) SNMP
4 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) VoIP
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) MySQL
3 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.29%) Snowflake Schema
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (8.82%) Big Data
5 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.88%) MariaDB
6 4 (5.88%) OLAP
6 4 (5.88%) OLTP
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.41%) MS Access
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.94%) HBase
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) JIRA
2 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
5 4 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.41%) Liquibase
7 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Publishing
3 10 (14.71%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) ETL Developer
4 7 (10.29%) MySQL Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Field Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Field Service Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (5.88%) OLAP Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.41%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) REST
1 5 (7.35%) RESTful
2 4 (5.88%) Node.js
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) Java EE
3 3 (4.41%) JSON
3 3 (4.41%) SOAP
3 3 (4.41%) XML
3 3 (4.41%) XML Schema
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.94%) Sensu
4 2 (2.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) NHS
2 12 (17.65%) Health Informatics
3 6 (8.82%) EPoS
4 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.88%) Physics
4 4 (5.88%) Statistics
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.41%) Life Science
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) PMI
7 1 (1.47%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) ETL
3 10 (14.71%) Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.24%) Resource Management
5 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.29%) Customer Insight
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) DevOps
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
8 5 (7.35%) Change Control
8 5 (7.35%) Information Governance
8 5 (7.35%) Microservices
9 4 (5.88%) Analytics
9 4 (5.88%) Data Management
9 4 (5.88%) Database Tuning
10 3 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.41%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.94%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMP
3 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MBA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Chronos
1 2 (2.94%) Graphite
1 2 (2.94%) Kibana
1 2 (2.94%) Marathon
1 2 (2.94%) Mesos
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
1 2 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Talend
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.88%) Sybase
6 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Cerner
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Veeam
7 1 (1.47%) VMware