The table below looks at the statistics for Informatics skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Informatics 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.94 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+68.76% -50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 513 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.89% 88.45% 73.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 375 245
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +21 3 £425 +63.46% 2
Informatics
Wales

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) NHS
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) MS Project
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Information Management
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Life Science
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) SQLite
7 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) OAuth
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (13.33%) Tornado
7 2 (13.33%) Flask

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Product Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Database Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Development Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (13.33%) Flask
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) OAuth
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
1 2 (13.33%) XSD
1 2 (13.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) NHS
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Life Science
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) Information Management
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) High Availability
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
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