Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Bioinformatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bioinformatics over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bioinformatics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 52 94
Rank change year-on-year -28 +42 -21
Contract jobs citing Bioinformatics 3 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 2.83% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 3.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £625 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -
East of England median daily rate £588 £450 -
% change year-on-year +30.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Bioinformatics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,003 982 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 87.07% 86.98% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 513 608
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £436 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.65% +9.68% +0.65%
10th Percentile £246 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £586 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £449 £425
% change year-on-year -5.29% +5.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 77 108
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.00 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.62% -19.75% +11.72%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.40 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.60 £51.75 £51.63
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -47.92% +13.39%

Bioinformatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Bioinformatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bioinformatics in Cambridgeshire

Bioinformatics
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bioinformatics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -30 2 £625 +38.89% 8
Bioinformatics
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Bioinformatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bioinformatics.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Data Science
3 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ClickHouse
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Step Functions
3 1 (33.33%) AutoML
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) XGBoost
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Proteomics
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) CUDA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

Bioinformatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Step Functions
1 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) ClickHouse
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) TensorFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) CUDA
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Science
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) AutoML
2 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Proteomics
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker