The table below looks at the statistics for Informatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
South East / Kent
Rank 42 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Informatics 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £293 £328
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.94 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+68.76% -50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 266 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.58% 74.93% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 213 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.89% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Informatics across the Kent region.

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the Kent region.

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Informatics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Health Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Health Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco