The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 79 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Informatics 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£265 - £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
397 299 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.19% 24.13% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 145 116
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.48 £11.30 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £46.00 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) PMI
2 9 (56.25%) PMI Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Process Management
2 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 9 (56.25%) Validation
3 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 8 (50.00%) GMP
3 8 (50.00%) GxP
4 4 (25.00%) NHS
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) CSS

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 8 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
2 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) UI Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) NHS Performance Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Interface Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) CSS3
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) PMI
2 4 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Process Management
2 9 (56.25%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 8 (50.00%) GMP
1 8 (50.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft