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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 85 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Informatics 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.085% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.35% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£300 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +12.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.95 £17.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+71.14% -40.17%
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
418 284 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.18% 24.23% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 159 168
Average daily rate £350 £333 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 36
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.90 £29.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%

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 October 2014. 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
Wigan - - - - 1
Informatics
North West

Informatics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) EDMS
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) EDMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) UI Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP