The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 258 253 233
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing Informatics 11 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.075% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.24% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 14
Median daily rate £310 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
Informatics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2850 2976 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.05% 31.88% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1656 1556 1398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £232 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 141 180
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.86 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -17.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 2 £463 -
Surrey -11 2 £223 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £313 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £310 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £145 -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 15 (65.22%) NHS
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Health Informatics
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) MS Office
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.70%) Ansible
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Google
8 1 (4.35%) Statistics
8 1 (4.35%) Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Management

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Clinical Coder
5 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Physicist
5 1 (4.35%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) NHS
2 6 (26.09%) Health Informatics
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) HPUX
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Sun
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas