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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 517 495 497
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Informatics 62 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 23
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£350 £315 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £317 £260
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -28.00%
Informatics
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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
15290 14865 13381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10003 9386 8026
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 625 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.27 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
London +21 18 £350 +16.66% 7
South East -26 14 £363 +16.93%
North West -8 11 £331 -5.35% 6
East of England -9 10 £268 +27.38% 3
Yorkshire -20 3 £235 -62.09%
West Midlands -5 2 £408 +25.38% 1
South West - 2 £345 -
East Midlands +7 1 £350 +19.14%
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 79 (62.20%) NHS
2 40 (31.50%) SQL
3 34 (26.77%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (22.83%) Degree
5 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
6 24 (18.90%) Project Management
7 21 (16.54%) Finance
8 19 (14.96%) MS Office
9 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
11 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (10.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (9.45%) Management Information System
12 12 (9.45%) T-SQL
12 12 (9.45%) Health Informatics
13 11 (8.66%) QlikView
13 11 (8.66%) Change Management
14 10 (7.87%) Statistics
15 9 (7.09%) Information Management
15 9 (7.09%) C
16 8 (6.30%) Perl
16 8 (6.30%) Data Analysis
16 8 (6.30%) Information Governance
17 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
17 7 (5.51%) Analytics
17 7 (5.51%) Bioinformatics
17 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (5.51%) Supplier Management
17 7 (5.51%) Performance Management

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) SAS
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.79%) Node.js
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (14.96%) MS Office
2 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.57%) SPSS
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) Firewall
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) Wireless
3 2 (1.57%) Network Security
3 2 (1.57%) VoIP
3 2 (1.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.66%) QlikView
4 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.94%) MS Access
6 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.36%) OLAP
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 7
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.57%) Big Data
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.79%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.79%) EDMS
9 1 (0.79%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.79%) Subversion
1 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Electronics
4 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
5 2 (1.57%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) Analyst
2 18 (14.17%) Information Analyst
3 16 (12.60%) Developer
4 12 (9.45%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) NHS Information Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Information Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (3.94%) NHS Information Manager
10 4 (3.15%) NHS Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) NHS Project Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Architect
11 3 (2.36%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.36%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) .NET
2 4 (3.15%) CSS
2 4 (3.15%) HTML
3 3 (2.36%) CSS3
3 3 (2.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (2.36%) HTML5
3 3 (2.36%) Web Services
3 3 (2.36%) XML
3 3 (2.36%) XSLT
4 1 (0.79%) WSDL
4 1 (0.79%) Ajax
4 1 (0.79%) jQuery
4 1 (0.79%) REST
4 1 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (62.20%) NHS
2 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.45%) Health Informatics
3 12 (9.45%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.87%) Statistics
5 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.72%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.72%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.94%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.94%) Data Extraction
7 5 (3.94%) DTV
8 4 (3.15%) GIS
8 4 (3.15%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (2.36%) LIMS
9 3 (2.36%) e-Health
10 2 (1.57%) Life Science
10 2 (1.57%) Pharmacovigilance
10 2 (1.57%) NPfIT
10 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.57%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.15%) Linux
2 3 (2.36%) UNIX
3 2 (1.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (18.90%) Project Management
3 11 (8.66%) Change Management
4 9 (7.09%) Information Management
5 8 (6.30%) Data Analysis
5 8 (6.30%) Information Governance
6 7 (5.51%) Analytics
6 7 (5.51%) Supplier Management
6 7 (5.51%) Performance Management
6 7 (5.51%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (5.51%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.72%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.72%) Migration
7 6 (4.72%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.72%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (4.72%) Web Development
7 6 (4.72%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.50%) SQL
2 12 (9.45%) T-SQL
3 9 (7.09%) C
4 8 (6.30%) Perl
5 6 (4.72%) C++
6 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.15%) Python
7 4 (3.15%) Java
8 3 (2.36%) C#
9 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.57%) R
10 1 (0.79%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.79%) Tcl
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (22.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) HL7
2 5 (3.94%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.94%) QA
3 4 (3.15%) COBIT
4 2 (1.57%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (1.57%) GxP
5 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.51%) SAP
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle
4 4 (3.15%) Cerner
5 3 (2.36%) Informatica
6 2 (1.57%) Cognos
6 2 (1.57%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.79%) Progress
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) Siemens
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