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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 515 503 553
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +50
Contract jobs citing Informatics 67 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.087% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 17
Average daily rate
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£331 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £450 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.95 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.95 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+71.14% -22.22%
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
16141 15233 16410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.77% 31.57% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9913 9578 9691
Average daily rate £413 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 609 816
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £24.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -23.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +14 18 £338 -3.57% 14
South East +4 16 £400 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 8 £300 - 2
North West -1 6 £300 -
West Midlands -8 5 £350 +25.00% 3
South West -31 5 £325 -10.34% 2
East of England -38 4 £220 -16.98% 4
Informatics
UK

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 73 (58.40%) NHS
2 37 (29.60%) SQL
3 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
3 33 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.00%) Project Management
5 22 (17.60%) Finance
6 17 (13.60%) Health Informatics
7 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (10.40%) Change Management
8 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
8 13 (10.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
9 12 (9.60%) MS Office
9 12 (9.60%) Degree
10 11 (8.80%) HL7
10 11 (8.80%) SAP
10 11 (8.80%) XML
10 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
10 11 (8.80%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.80%) Information Governance
11 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
11 10 (8.00%) XSLT
11 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.00%) .NET
11 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (7.20%) DTV
12 9 (7.20%) Electronics
12 9 (7.20%) Digital Marketing

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) SAS
2 2 (1.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.60%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) SPSS
4 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) Wireless
2 1 (0.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.80%) VoIP
2 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.60%) QlikView
5 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.00%) MS Access
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.40%) OLAP
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (1.60%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.60%) Text Mining
8 2 (1.60%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.80%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.80%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.80%) EDMS
9 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.80%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.80%) JIRA
1 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (17.60%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.20%) Marketing
5 9 (7.20%) Electronics
6 3 (2.40%) Banking
7 2 (1.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (27.20%) Analyst
2 14 (11.20%) Information Analyst
3 11 (8.80%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.00%) Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Integration Specialist
6 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) NHS Information Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) NHS Project Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Information Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Product Specialist
9 4 (3.20%) Consultant
9 4 (3.20%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Performance Manager
10 3 (2.40%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.40%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (2.40%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) XML
2 10 (8.00%) XSLT
2 10 (8.00%) .NET
3 6 (4.80%) CSS
4 4 (3.20%) HTML
4 4 (3.20%) Web Services
5 3 (2.40%) SOAP
5 3 (2.40%) WSDL
6 2 (1.60%) jQuery
6 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.60%) HTML5
6 2 (1.60%) REST
6 2 (1.60%) CSS3
6 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (58.40%) NHS
2 17 (13.60%) Health Informatics
3 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
5 9 (7.20%) DTV
6 7 (5.60%) Statistics
7 6 (4.80%) Data Extraction
8 5 (4.00%) Life Science
9 4 (3.20%) GIS
10 2 (1.60%) Ontologies
10 2 (1.60%) LIMS
10 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.60%) Social Media
10 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.80%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.80%) NPfIT
11 1 (0.80%) PACS
11 1 (0.80%) e-Health
11 1 (0.80%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Linux
3 3 (2.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (20.00%) Project Management
3 13 (10.40%) Change Management
4 11 (8.80%) Programme Management
4 11 (8.80%) Information Governance
5 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (7.20%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (6.40%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (6.40%) Analytics
8 7 (5.60%) Data Governance
8 7 (5.60%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.60%) Information Management
9 6 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.80%) Performance Management
10 5 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (4.00%) Validation
10 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.60%) SQL
2 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.60%) C#
4 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.20%) C
6 3 (2.40%) Python
7 2 (1.60%) Java
7 2 (1.60%) Perl
7 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.60%) R
8 1 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) Tcl
8 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) HL7
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.60%) GxP
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) COBIT
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.80%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Control-M
1 1 (0.80%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.80%) SAP
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle
4 4 (3.20%) Informatica
5 2 (1.60%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.80%) Cerner
6 1 (0.80%) Siemens
6 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.80%) Reuters
6 1 (0.80%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) Teradata
6 1 (0.80%) Guidewire
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
People Source
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Genomics England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago