The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatics
Rank 137 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Informatics 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £444 £325
% change year-on-year
-19.71% +36.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 - £21.00
Informatics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
771 638 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.83% 27.02% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 385 312
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 62
Median hourly rate £15.21 £19.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.02% -38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region.

Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informatics across the West Midlands region.

Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham - 3 £419 -
Staffordshire - 1 £208 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 9 (69.23%) Informatica
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) PowerExchange
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) PowerCenter
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) EAI
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) XSD
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
3 6 (46.15%) Data Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Health Informatics
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) HACMP
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.69%) SQL

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (46.15%) PowerExchange
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) PowerCenter
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Informatica Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (46.15%) XML
1 6 (46.15%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
2 1 (7.69%) HP Superdome
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Transformation
1 6 (46.15%) EAI
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Informatica
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus