Period
to 26 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LIMS in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LIMS over the 6 months to 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 125 -
Contract jobs citing LIMS 0 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.050% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £500 £468 £451
% change year-on-year +6.95% +3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £41.25 -

LIMS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 180 559 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.68% 27.96% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 306 425
Median daily rate £325 £421 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.85% +12.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £156 £222 £214
90th Percentile £478 £550 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 23
Median hourly rate £22.18 £14.28 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.29% -4.03% +4.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £43.13 £45.98 £43.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +55.56% +9.76% +2.50%

LIMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing LIMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LIMS in the East Midlands