The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 95 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing Informatics 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.090% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.35% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £280 £275 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -54.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +92.59%
Informatics
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
416 282 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.18% 25.25% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 185 161
Average daily rate £415 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -11.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Informatics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) ERwin

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (60.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle