The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 604 594 576
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 15 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.044% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate £250 £330 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -52.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £330 £700
% change year-on-year
-24.24% -52.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £65.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 - £65.35

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16633 15745 15629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.34% 31.08% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9458
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 666 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chemistry within the UK.

Chemistry Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Chemistry Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Chemistry within the UK.

Chemistry Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Chemistry Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +9 14 £245 -25.75% 6
South East - 6 £293 - 1
Berkshire - 5 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - -
London -4 3 £350 - 1
South West - 3 £230 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £210 - 1
East of England - 2 £245 - 1
Essex - 2 £245 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £293 -
Salisbury - 1 £190 -
Hampshire - 1 £293 -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry.

1 12 (60.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Biology
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Physics
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) APMP
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) GxP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (15.00%) Life Science
7 3 (15.00%) Information Management
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Maven
8 2 (10.00%) Bioinformatics

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Chemistry 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 Chemistry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) Bower
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Project Planner
3 3 (15.00%) Validation Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) Django
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.00%) Polymer
2 2 (10.00%) Web Components
2 2 (10.00%) WebGL
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Java SE
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) JFC
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Biology
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (15.00%) Life Science
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) 3D Rendering
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Discovery
5 2 (10.00%) Microscopy
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) APMP
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) PhD
4 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) GxP
2 1 (5.00%) GMP
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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