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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatics
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Informatics 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£345 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £317 £260
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -28.00%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
837 554 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.62% 23.48% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 344 336
Average daily rate £400 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 58 65
Average hourly rate £26.50 £21.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.25% -44.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (83.33%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) HL7
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HL7