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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 563 599 589
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs citing Informatics 61 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 44
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £172 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 - -

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
16140 18486 18212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 33.39% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10434 11625 11534
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 792 764
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +6 42 £450 +33.33% 14
Wales +10 17 £270 -22.96% 2
South East +26 15 £510 +77.39% 5
Cardiff +29 12 £288 -17.97% 2
South Wales +18 12 £288 -17.97% 2
London -2 10 £488 +18.18% 3
Oxford +2 9 £510 +85.45%
Oxfordshire +2 9 £510 +85.45% 5
Yorkshire +24 8 £94 -71.15%
West Yorkshire +19 7 £94 -
Leeds +20 4 £93 -
South West +6 3 £413 -2.94%
East of England +6 3 - - 2
Swansea - 3 £187 -
West Wales - 3 £187 -
Bristol +7 2 £419 -20.23%
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 3
Kent - 2 £425 -
Bradford - 2 £241 -
Norwich +10 1 - -
Norfolk +9 1 - -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
City of London -6 1 £450 -2.70%
North Wales - 1 £135 -
North East - 1 £95 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 3
Surrey - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 36 (38.30%) NHS
2 34 (36.17%) SQL
3 30 (31.91%) Degree
4 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
6 23 (24.47%) PRINCE2
7 21 (22.34%) Finance
8 19 (20.21%) Relational Database
9 18 (19.15%) Project Management
9 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 17 (18.09%) ETL
11 16 (17.02%) JIRA
12 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
12 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (13.83%) Health Informatics
14 12 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (12.77%) Service Management
14 12 (12.77%) Publishing
15 11 (11.70%) ITIL
15 11 (11.70%) Marketing
15 11 (11.70%) Change Control
16 10 (10.64%) Resource Management
16 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
16 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
16 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
17 9 (9.57%) Oracle
17 9 (9.57%) Java
17 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
17 9 (9.57%) Information Governance

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 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.51%) Confluence
3 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Plone
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.06%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Intranet
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.21%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (8.51%) MySQL
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (6.38%) Big Data
8 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
9 5 (5.32%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (4.26%) MariaDB
10 4 (4.26%) OLAP
10 4 (4.26%) OLTP
11 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
11 3 (3.19%) QlikView
12 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) JIRA
2 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.51%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.26%) ClearCase
5 4 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.13%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.06%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.06%) Liquibase
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Publishing
3 11 (11.70%) Marketing
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) French Language
6 1 (1.06%) German Language
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 10 (10.64%) ETL Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Field Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Field Service Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Information Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Product Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) OLAP Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) REST
1 5 (5.32%) RESTful
1 5 (5.32%) XML
1 5 (5.32%) XML Schema
2 4 (4.26%) Node.js
3 3 (3.19%) Java EE
3 3 (3.19%) JSON
3 3 (3.19%) SOAP
4 2 (2.13%) MDX
4 2 (2.13%) Sensu
4 2 (2.13%) Swagger
4 2 (2.13%) XSD
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (38.30%) NHS
2 13 (13.83%) Health Informatics
3 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.51%) EPoS
5 5 (5.32%) Biology
6 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.26%) Physics
6 4 (4.26%) Statistics
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.19%) Life Science
8 2 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.13%) PMI
9 1 (1.06%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.06%) LIMS
9 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.06%) Tandem
9 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 5 (5.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) PRINCE2
3 18 (19.15%) Project Management
4 17 (18.09%) ETL
5 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.77%) Service Management
6 11 (11.70%) Change Control
6 11 (11.70%) ITIL
7 10 (10.64%) Resource Management
8 9 (9.57%) Information Governance
9 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.51%) Data Management
9 8 (8.51%) Migration
9 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.51%) Scrum
9 8 (8.51%) TDD
10 7 (7.45%) Open Source
11 6 (6.38%) Analytics
11 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.38%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.57%) Java
4 8 (8.51%) Python
5 7 (7.45%) C
6 5 (5.32%) Perl
7 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.13%) C#
8 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.06%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.26%) ISEB
4 3 (3.19%) EXIN
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
5 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.06%) CCIE
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Chronos
1 2 (2.13%) Graphite
1 2 (2.13%) Kibana
1 2 (2.13%) Marathon
1 2 (2.13%) Mesos
1 2 (2.13%) Puppet
1 2 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 8 (8.51%) Talend
4 6 (6.38%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.26%) Sybase
6 2 (2.13%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.06%) Cerner
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco
7 1 (1.06%) Freescale
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) NEC
7 1 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Teradata
7 1 (1.06%) Veeam
7 1 (1.06%) VMware
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