The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 580 536 580
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +44
Contract jobs citing Chemistry 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.049% 0.065% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate £550 £420 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £420 -
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14311 12220 14892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.42% 25.61% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8841 7349 8662
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 621 771
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%

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 18 April 2014.

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
Top 30 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -86 7 £550 +139.13% 9
Berkshire -4 6 £550 +30.95% 1
South East -11 6 £550 +82.57% 4
London - 1 £550 - 2
Oxford - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Wrexham - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Dartford - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North Wales - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Wales - - - -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) Informatics
2 8 (66.67%) Life Science
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (58.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Physics
5 2 (16.67%) Biology
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Dutch Language
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) GxP
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Informatica
6 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
6 1 (8.33%) ERwin
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) Cognos
6 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 7 (58.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Dutch Language
3 1 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Informatics
1 8 (66.67%) Life Science
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Biology
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Bioinformatics
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GxP
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Isle of Wight
CRG - Castlerock Recruitment Group
Salary: 22 - 24 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago