The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank - 154 136
Contract jobs citing Informatics 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.41% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 - -
Informatics
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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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
988 1225 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.35% 29.59% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 675 541
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 66 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Informatics
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Exploitation

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Exploitation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Analytics