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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 565 541 529
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs citing Informatics 64 65 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.41% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 47
Median daily rate £363 £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £267 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £520 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £29.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
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
16523 15980 15613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.01% 32.34% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10847 9949 9754
Median daily rate £434 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 636 687
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -1 20 £363 -0.68% 2
South East -11 11 £310 - 1
North West -20 10 £363 -13.69% 1
West Midlands -11 7 £463 +39.62%
East of England +13 6 £225 - 1
South West -4 5 £540 +44.00% 1
East Midlands +12 3 £350 -21.78% 1
Yorkshire +2 1 £363 -22.87% 1
North East -43 1 £290 -
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 44 (36.07%) NHS
2 39 (31.97%) Finance
3 38 (31.15%) Health Informatics
4 32 (26.23%) Marketing
4 32 (26.23%) Resource Management
5 21 (17.21%) Project Management
6 19 (15.57%) SQL
7 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
7 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (13.11%) Validation
9 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
10 14 (11.48%) Service Management
10 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
11 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
11 13 (10.66%) ETL
11 13 (10.66%) Data Quality
12 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (9.84%) CA
13 11 (9.02%) Workflow
13 11 (9.02%) Migration
14 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.20%) Mainframe
14 10 (8.20%) zOS
14 10 (8.20%) Informatica
14 10 (8.20%) ACF2
14 10 (8.20%) zSecure
15 9 (7.38%) AIX
15 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (6.56%) Analytics

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 7 (5.74%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.92%) PowerExchange
3 3 (2.46%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.82%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) VoIP
1 4 (3.28%) WAN
2 3 (2.46%) Firewall
2 3 (2.46%) Intranet
2 3 (2.46%) ISDN
2 3 (2.46%) LAN
2 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (0.82%) BGP
4 1 (0.82%) DHCP
4 1 (0.82%) DNS
4 1 (0.82%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.82%) IGRP
4 1 (0.82%) Network Security
4 1 (0.82%) OSPF
4 1 (0.82%) PBX
4 1 (0.82%) SAN
4 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.92%) PowerCenter
4 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.82%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.82%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.82%) QlikView
6 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) JIRA
2 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.82%) ERwin
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (31.97%) Finance
2 32 (26.23%) Marketing
3 6 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.46%) German Language
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Analyst
2 17 (13.93%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.11%) Consultant
4 13 (10.66%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.84%) Developer
6 11 (9.02%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.38%) Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) AIX Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) Information Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.74%) NHS Project Manager
10 6 (4.92%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Manager
12 4 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (3.28%) Web Analyst
12 4 (3.28%) Web Business Analyst
13 3 (2.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 3 (2.46%) Break Fix Engineer
13 3 (2.46%) Senior Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) Web Services
1 6 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (4.92%) XML
1 6 (4.92%) XSD
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.07%) NHS
2 38 (31.15%) Health Informatics
3 14 (11.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.20%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.28%) Life Science
8 3 (2.46%) Biometrics
8 3 (2.46%) Blog
8 3 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.46%) LIMS
8 3 (2.46%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.82%) HACMP
10 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.82%) Statistics
10 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) zOS
2 9 (7.38%) AIX
3 8 (6.56%) Linux
4 7 (5.74%) Windows
5 6 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.64%) HPUX
7 2 (1.64%) Unix
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.23%) Resource Management
2 21 (17.21%) Project Management
3 17 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.11%) Validation
5 14 (11.48%) Service Management
6 13 (10.66%) ETL
7 12 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.02%) Migration
8 11 (9.02%) Workflow
9 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.56%) Analytics
11 7 (5.74%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.92%) Data Transformation
12 6 (4.92%) EAI
13 5 (4.10%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.10%) Information Management
13 5 (4.10%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.10%) User Stories
13 5 (4.10%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) SQL
2 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.64%) Python
4 1 (0.82%) C
4 1 (0.82%) C#
4 1 (0.82%) Java
4 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.82%) VB
4 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.46%) CCNP
3 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.64%) CCIE
4 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) CCSP
5 1 (0.82%) ECDL
5 1 (0.82%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.82%) MBA
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.28%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.82%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) ACF2
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.20%) zSecure
2 3 (2.46%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
3 2 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.82%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.82%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.82%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.84%) CA
3 10 (8.20%) Informatica
4 6 (4.92%) Cisco
5 4 (3.28%) HP
6 3 (2.46%) Lotus
6 3 (2.46%) Mitel
6 3 (2.46%) Tableau
6 3 (2.46%) VMware
7 2 (1.64%) Cerner
7 2 (1.64%) Citrix
7 2 (1.64%) Juniper
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (0.82%) arcserve
8 1 (0.82%) Nortel
8 1 (0.82%) Reuters
8 1 (0.82%) Siebel
8 1 (0.82%) Sun
8 1 (0.82%) Symantec
8 1 (0.82%) Veritas