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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 619 597 546
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -51
Contract jobs citing Informatics 42 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 40
Median daily rate £350 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £474 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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
18103 18403 17457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.51% 32.31% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11674 11543 10561
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 722 697
Median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 25 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Informatics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 -8 40 £350 +3.70% 13
East of England +28 9 £93 - 5
London -25 8 £475 +35.71% 1
Cambridge - 8 £93 - 5
Cambridgeshire - 8 £93 - 5
South East +4 6 £268 -
South West - 6 £475 - 1
West Midlands -27 5 £208 -38.51% 1
East Midlands 0 4 £350 -26.31% 2
Leicestershire - 4 £350 -
Staffordshire - 3 £208 -
City of London +45 2 £421 +5.31%
Guildford +5 2 £225 -
Surrey -4 2 £225 -
Wiltshire - 2 £540 -
Derbyshire - 2 £450 -
Leicester - 2 £450 -
Derby - 2 £450 -
Wales +18 1 - -
Slough +7 1 - -
North West +6 1 £325 +22.64%
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 £325 +17.64%
Kent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £310 -
Worcester - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £110 -
Oxford - 1 £310 -
Dorchester - 1 - - 1
Loughborough - 1 - -

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 41 (35.96%) Health Informatics
3 36 (31.58%) Resource Management
3 36 (31.58%) Marketing
4 32 (28.07%) NHS
5 24 (21.05%) Degree
6 21 (18.42%) SQL
7 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (14.91%) Project Management
8 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
9 16 (14.04%) Management Information System
10 14 (12.28%) PRINCE2
10 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (11.40%) Validation
11 13 (11.40%) Service Management
12 11 (9.65%) CA
12 11 (9.65%) Linux
12 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.77%) zOS
13 10 (8.77%) Mainframe
13 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.77%) ACF2
13 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
13 10 (8.77%) Analytics
13 10 (8.77%) zSecure
14 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
14 9 (7.89%) Migration
14 9 (7.89%) AIX

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 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.63%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.63%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) FileNet
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.88%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) GitHub
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Firewall
2 4 (3.51%) VoIP
3 3 (2.63%) Internet
3 3 (2.63%) Intranet
3 3 (2.63%) ISDN
3 3 (2.63%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) LAN
4 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.88%) BGP
5 1 (0.88%) DHCP
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.88%) IGRP
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) OSPF
5 1 (0.88%) PBX
5 1 (0.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.88%) Skype
5 1 (0.88%) VPN
5 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
1 10 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.51%) QlikView
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.63%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) JIRA
1 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 36 (31.58%) Marketing
3 6 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.63%) German Language
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Analyst
2 18 (15.79%) Developer
3 16 (14.04%) Consultant
4 13 (11.40%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.53%) Security Consultant
6 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Information Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Administrator
8 8 (7.02%) AIX Administrator
8 8 (7.02%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Information Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 3 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) XML
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
2 3 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.63%) XSD
3 2 (1.75%) MDX
4 1 (0.88%) Dojo
4 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (35.96%) Health Informatics
2 32 (28.07%) NHS
3 16 (14.04%) Management Information System
4 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.77%) Mainframe
6 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (4.39%) Biology
9 4 (3.51%) Life Science
10 3 (2.63%) Biometrics
10 3 (2.63%) Blog
10 3 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.63%) EPoS
10 3 (2.63%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information Act
12 1 (0.88%) IVR
12 1 (0.88%) Ontologies
12 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Linux
2 10 (8.77%) zOS
3 9 (7.89%) AIX
4 7 (6.14%) Unix
4 7 (6.14%) Windows
5 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.88%) HPUX
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Resource Management
2 18 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.91%) Project Management
4 14 (12.28%) PRINCE2
5 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.40%) Service Management
5 13 (11.40%) Validation
6 10 (8.77%) Analytics
6 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
7 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.89%) ETL
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 7 (6.14%) Workflow
9 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.39%) OO
9 5 (4.39%) Open Source
9 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.39%) TDD
9 5 (4.39%) User Stories
9 5 (4.39%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 8 (7.02%) Python
2 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.14%) C
4 5 (4.39%) Perl
5 2 (1.75%) Java
5 2 (1.75%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.51%) CCNP
3 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) CCSP
5 1 (0.88%) ECDL
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.88%) MBA
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) ACF2
2 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.77%) zSecure
2 3 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.63%) SCCM
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) CA
3 8 (7.02%) Informatica
4 7 (6.14%) Cisco
5 5 (4.39%) VMware
6 3 (2.63%) HP
6 3 (2.63%) Lotus
6 3 (2.63%) Mitel
7 2 (1.75%) Cerner
7 2 (1.75%) Citrix
7 2 (1.75%) Juniper
7 2 (1.75%) Tableau
8 1 (0.88%) arcserve
8 1 (0.88%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.88%) Reuters
8 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec
8 1 (0.88%) Veeam
Dorchester, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £15.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 19 days ago