The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank - 55 45
Contract jobs citing Informatics 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.47% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.49% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +92.59%
Informatics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
132 202 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.72% 31.46% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 138 41
Average daily rate £350 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £191 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £23.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.10 £12.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Informatics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft