The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 138 153 141
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing Informatics 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.030% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.11% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £475 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 - £29.95
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
870 912 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.61% 27.28% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 574 464
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 49 51
Median hourly rate £26.94 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.16% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Dorset - 3 - -
Bristol - 1 £475 -
Wiltshire - 1 £540 -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 7 (63.64%) NHS
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 4 (36.36%) Health Informatics
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (18.18%) zOS
5 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) zSecure
5 2 (18.18%) ACF2

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) NHS Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) NHS
2 4 (36.36%) Health Informatics
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) ACF2
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) zSecure
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft