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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Informatics
Rank 88 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Informatics 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 0.88% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £29.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-58.97% +64.78%
Informatics
North West

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
451 339 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.67% 23.91% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 176 141
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 32
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £37.35 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Bolton - - - -
Informatics
North West

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) PMI
2 8 (53.33%) PMI Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Process Management
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (46.67%) Validation
3 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (46.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (46.67%) GMP
3 7 (46.67%) GxP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) NHS
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Usability Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) SQL

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (46.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 8 (53.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) UI Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) NHS Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Interface Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) PMI
2 4 (26.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Process Management
3 7 (46.67%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (46.67%) GMP
1 7 (46.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft