The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Informatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Informatics over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
England / East Midlands
Rank 96 93 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £422 £200 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.92% -63.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £298 £343
% change year-on-year +17.64% -13.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +110.61% +8.33%  

Informatics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1188 1304 1281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.79% 80.35% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 800 732
Median daily rate £386 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 43
Median hourly rate £21.80 £31.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.24% +95.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Informatics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in the East Midlands

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in the East Midlands

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in the East Midlands

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £394 -
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica