The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 579 569 536
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Contract jobs citing Informatics 74 71 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 37 50
Median daily rate £363 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £29.25

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
18146 17700 17472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.67% 31.73% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11799 10713 10680
Median daily rate £425 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 702 758
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.93 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Informatics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England -27 69 £363 +11.53% 8
London +5 19 £363 +18.36% 3
South East -8 13 £310 -4.61% 1
North West -16 13 £325 -22.61% 2
West Midlands -7 8 £450 +56.52%
Cheshire -15 7 £363 -14.70% 1
South West +1 6 £313 -7.40%
East of England +10 5 - - 1
Birmingham +1 5 £475 +65.21%
Macclesfield -7 4 £364 -14.41%
Manchester -16 4 £344 +29.71% 1
Ilford - 4 £120 -
Wiltshire - 4 £298 -
Surrey -4 3 £220 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £325 -
Welwyn - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £700 - 1
Scotland - 3 £700 - 1
East Midlands +12 2 £200 -55.30%
North East -35 2 £221 -29.57%
Devizes - 2 £300 -
Cardiff - 2 £265 -
Bracknell - 2 £463 -
Berkshire - 2 £463 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £700 -
Cumbria - 2 £268 -
South Wales - 2 £265 - 1
Wales - 2 £265 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 1 £310 -4.61%

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 with a requirement for Informatics.

1 48 (35.29%) NHS
2 43 (31.62%) Finance
3 41 (30.15%) Health Informatics
4 35 (25.74%) Marketing
5 33 (24.26%) Resource Management
6 23 (16.91%) Project Management
6 23 (16.91%) PRINCE2
7 22 (16.18%) SQL
8 19 (13.97%) Management Information System
8 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.50%) Validation
11 16 (11.76%) Service Management
12 14 (10.29%) CA
12 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
14 12 (8.82%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.82%) MS Office
14 12 (8.82%) ETL
14 12 (8.82%) zOS
14 12 (8.82%) Mainframe
14 12 (8.82%) Unit Testing
14 12 (8.82%) Data Quality
14 12 (8.82%) ACF2
14 12 (8.82%) zSecure
15 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (7.35%) Migration
15 10 (7.35%) Workflow
15 10 (7.35%) Informatica
16 9 (6.62%) PRINCE2 Certification

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (5.15%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.41%) PowerExchange
3 3 (2.21%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.74%) Node.js
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.74%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) VoIP
1 4 (2.94%) WAN
2 3 (2.21%) Firewall
2 3 (2.21%) Intranet
2 3 (2.21%) ISDN
2 3 (2.21%) LAN
2 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.74%) BGP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.74%) IGRP
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) OSPF
4 1 (0.74%) PBX
4 1 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) Skype
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.41%) PowerCenter
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.21%) Electronic Patient Records
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.47%) QlikView
9 1 (0.74%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) MySQL
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.74%) ERwin
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (31.62%) Finance
2 35 (25.74%) Marketing
3 7 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.21%) German Language
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (24.26%) Analyst
2 21 (15.44%) Project Manager
3 19 (13.97%) Consultant
4 16 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 14 (10.29%) Developer
6 12 (8.82%) Security Consultant
7 9 (6.62%) Administrator
7 9 (6.62%) Information Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
8 8 (5.88%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) Informatica Developer
9 6 (4.41%) NHS Project Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Manager
11 4 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.94%) Web Analyst
11 4 (2.94%) Web Business Analyst
12 3 (2.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 3 (2.21%) Break Fix Engineer
12 3 (2.21%) Senior Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.41%) Web Services
1 6 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (4.41%) XML
1 6 (4.41%) XSD
2 2 (1.47%) .NET
2 2 (1.47%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) CSS3
3 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
3 1 (0.74%) jQuery
3 1 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.29%) NHS
2 41 (30.15%) Health Informatics
3 19 (13.97%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.82%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.94%) Life Science
7 4 (2.94%) LIMS
8 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Biometrics
8 3 (2.21%) Blog
9 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.47%) Statistics
10 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.74%) HACMP
10 1 (0.74%) Handset
10 1 (0.74%) IVR
10 1 (0.74%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.82%) zOS
2 9 (6.62%) AIX
3 7 (5.15%) Windows
4 6 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.21%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.47%) HPUX
6 2 (1.47%) Unix
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.26%) Resource Management
2 23 (16.91%) PRINCE2
2 23 (16.91%) Project Management
3 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (12.50%) Validation
5 16 (11.76%) Service Management
6 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.82%) ETL
7 12 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.35%) Migration
8 10 (7.35%) Workflow
9 9 (6.62%) Analytics
10 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.41%) Data Transformation
10 6 (4.41%) EAI
11 5 (3.68%) Change Management
11 5 (3.68%) Information Management
11 5 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.68%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.18%) SQL
2 3 (2.21%) Python
2 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.47%) C#
3 2 (1.47%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) Perl
4 1 (0.74%) R
4 1 (0.74%) VB
4 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (5.15%) Degree
3 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) CCNP
4 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.74%) CCIE
5 1 (0.74%) CCNA
5 1 (0.74%) CCSP
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.74%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.74%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 12 (8.82%) ACF2
2 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Firmware
4 1 (0.74%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) zSecure
2 3 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.21%) SCCM
3 2 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.74%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.74%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.74%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) CA
3 10 (7.35%) Informatica
4 5 (3.68%) Cisco
5 4 (2.94%) HP
6 3 (2.21%) Lotus
6 3 (2.21%) Mitel
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle
6 3 (2.21%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) Cerner
7 2 (1.47%) Citrix
7 2 (1.47%) Juniper
8 1 (0.74%) arcserve
8 1 (0.74%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.74%) Nortel
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) Reuters
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Siebel
8 1 (0.74%) Symantec
South West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £29.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago