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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 503 493 501
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Informatics 77 83 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 20
Average daily rate
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£335 £375 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £29.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.97% +21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £29.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-58.97% +64.78%
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
15614 16308 13736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9701 10185 8420
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 628 663
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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 0 21 £420 +14.75% 3
London -4 21 £300 -40.00% 7
Yorkshire -21 8 £520 +41.01% 6
South East -31 7 £325 -13.33% 3
West Midlands -10 6 £288 - 2
South West - 2 £338 - 1
East of England +5 1 - - 2
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 86 (61.43%) NHS
2 45 (32.14%) SQL
3 37 (26.43%) Project Management
4 28 (20.00%) Degree
5 27 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (14.29%) PMI
6 20 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 18 (12.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (12.14%) Manufacturing
9 16 (11.43%) Process Management
10 15 (10.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 15 (10.71%) GMP
10 15 (10.71%) GxP
10 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
11 14 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 14 (10.00%) Validation
12 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
12 13 (9.29%) Finance
12 13 (9.29%) PRINCE2
13 12 (8.57%) Information Management
13 12 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (7.86%) MS Office
14 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
15 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
16 9 (6.43%) QlikView

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.43%) SAS
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.71%) Node.js
3 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Office
2 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) WAN
2 2 (1.43%) Firewall
2 2 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) NAS
3 1 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.71%) Wireless
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.71%) DHCP
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 15 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.43%) QlikView
4 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) EDMS
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.43%) Big Data
6 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) VoltDB
7 1 (0.71%) Impala
7 1 (0.71%) MemSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Subversion
1 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (12.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (12.14%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.29%) Finance
4 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.57%) Electronics
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Billing
6 2 (1.43%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.71%) Local Government
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.00%) Analyst
2 30 (21.43%) Architect
3 21 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.43%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Information Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Developer
7 9 (6.43%) NHS Information Analyst
8 6 (4.29%) NHS Project Manager
8 6 (4.29%) Information Manager
8 6 (4.29%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Consultant
9 5 (3.57%) Information Architect
9 5 (3.57%) NHS Information Manager
9 5 (3.57%) NHS Business Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Data Manager
10 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Business Change Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) Web Services
1 6 (4.29%) XML
2 5 (3.57%) HTML
3 4 (2.86%) CSS
4 3 (2.14%) .NET
5 2 (1.43%) jBPM
5 2 (1.43%) jQuery
5 2 (1.43%) HTML5
5 2 (1.43%) CSS3
5 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.71%) Catalyst
6 1 (0.71%) DBIx::Class
6 1 (0.71%) Moose
6 1 (0.71%) JSON
6 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.71%) XSL
6 1 (0.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 86 (61.43%) NHS
2 20 (14.29%) PMI
3 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.29%) Health Informatics
7 5 (3.57%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.14%) Statistics
10 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.43%) PACS
11 1 (0.71%) e-Health
11 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.71%) DTV
11 1 (0.71%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Windows
1 1 (0.71%) Linux
1 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (0.71%) Android
1 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.43%) Project Management
2 27 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (11.43%) Process Management
4 14 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (10.00%) Validation
5 13 (9.29%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.57%) Information Management
6 12 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.43%) Line Management
9 8 (5.71%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.29%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (4.29%) Data Management
11 6 (4.29%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.29%) PRINCE
11 6 (4.29%) ETL
11 6 (4.29%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.29%) Information Governance
12 5 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 8 (5.71%) Java
3 5 (3.57%) C
3 5 (3.57%) C#
4 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.86%) Perl
5 3 (2.14%) C++
5 3 (2.14%) Python
5 3 (2.14%) R
6 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) PHP5
6 1 (0.71%) PHP
6 1 (0.71%) VB
6 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.43%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.71%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) CISSP
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
4 1 (0.71%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) GMP
1 15 (10.71%) GxP
1 15 (10.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 8 (5.71%) QA
3 6 (4.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.43%) COBIT
4 2 (1.43%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (1.43%) HL7
5 1 (0.71%) DICOM
5 1 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.71%) BS7799
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.71%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.71%) XenApp
1 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Ambari
1 1 (0.71%) Oozie
1 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.43%) Cerner
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle
3 3 (2.14%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.14%) SAP
4 2 (1.43%) Cognos
4 2 (1.43%) Progress
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.71%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) Vertica
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) Citrix
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