The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
England / East of England
Rank 125 122 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £298 £343
% change year-on-year +17.64% -13.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1761 1982 2058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.68% 80.67% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1175 1193
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 133 162
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in the East of England

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in the East of England

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - - 3
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 3 (50.00%) NHS
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) POSIX
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
3 1 (16.67%) GxP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) e-Health
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Xen

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
1 1 (16.67%) Data Security
1 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
1 1 (16.67%) SABSA
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Haskell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) GSEC
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GCP
1 1 (16.67%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
1 1 (16.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
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