The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 429 417 420
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Informatics 1 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 12
Median daily rate £325 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -3.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-26.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 - £29.95
Informatics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8213 8733 9254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.99% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5761 6030 6326
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 161 211
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in London

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 8 (47.06%) Health Informatics
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
3 5 (29.41%) Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Information Governance
4 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) NHS
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) CA
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ISDN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) MDX
2 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Health Informatics
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) AIX
2 2 (11.76%) zOS
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
1 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) Information Governance
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Complex ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ECDL
3 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ACF2
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (11.76%) zSecure
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) arcserve
4 1 (5.88%) Cerner
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Reuters
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) VMware