The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 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.

Informatics
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 558 532
Rank change year-on-year +15 -26  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 34 68 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 55 45
Median daily rate £295 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £183 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £295 £343
% change year-on-year +14.40% -13.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.61% +8.33%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34744 41185 38836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.25% 82.92% 80.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23057 27403 24454
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 998 1135
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in England

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Informatics in England

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in England

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 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
South East +16 9 £488 +56.00% 1
Yorkshire +24 7 £295 -
North West +24 4 £160 -39.62%
London +10 4 £355 +5.10% 2
West Midlands +9 3 £313 -30.55%
East of England -3 3 - - 4
East Midlands -4 3 £422 +110.92%
South West -10 1 - - 1
Informatics
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 25 (34.72%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) NHS
2 21 (29.17%) Finance
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
3 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) JIRA
4 18 (25.00%) Health Informatics
5 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 15 (20.83%) Degree
6 15 (20.83%) Publishing
7 14 (19.44%) ETL
8 13 (18.06%) MySQL
9 12 (16.67%) Java
9 12 (16.67%) Migration
9 12 (16.67%) Marketing
9 12 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 12 (16.67%) Confluence
10 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
11 10 (13.89%) Talend Open Studio
11 10 (13.89%) Intranet
11 10 (13.89%) Talend
12 9 (12.50%) Big Data
12 9 (12.50%) WAN
12 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (12.50%) Oracle
12 9 (12.50%) LAN
13 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (11.11%) ITIL
13 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (16.67%) Confluence
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) Plone
4 3 (4.17%) SilverStripe
5 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Intranet
2 9 (12.50%) LAN
2 9 (12.50%) WAN
3 6 (8.33%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (6.94%) Firewall
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (5.56%) Wireless
5 4 (5.56%) WLAN
6 3 (4.17%) Internet
6 3 (4.17%) MPLS
6 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) BGP
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.78%) HTTP
7 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) MySQL
3 9 (12.50%) Big Data
4 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
5 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.72%) Snowflake Schema
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (6.94%) MariaDB
7 4 (5.56%) OLAP
7 4 (5.56%) OLTP
8 3 (4.17%) MS Access
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.78%) HBase
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.39%) QlikView
10 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) JIRA
2 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.56%) ClearCase
5 4 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (4.17%) Liquibase
7 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Publishing
3 12 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Developer
2 11 (15.28%) ETL Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (5.56%) OLAP Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Break Fix Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Printer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Node.js
2 6 (8.33%) CSS
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) REST
3 5 (6.94%) RESTful
4 3 (4.17%) .NET
4 3 (4.17%) Java EE
4 3 (4.17%) JSON
4 3 (4.17%) SOAP
4 3 (4.17%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) POSIX
5 2 (2.78%) Sensu
5 2 (2.78%) Swagger
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) NHS
2 5 (6.94%) EPoS
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (4.17%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) e-Health
4 2 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Tandem
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Health Informatics
3 14 (19.44%) ETL
4 12 (16.67%) Migration
4 12 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.11%) ITIL
6 8 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.72%) Customer Insight
7 7 (9.72%) DevOps
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Data Management
8 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 6 (8.33%) Physics
9 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.94%) High Availability
9 5 (6.94%) Microservices
9 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.94%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.94%) Python
5 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.17%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) Go
7 2 (2.78%) Haskell
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (2.78%) R
7 2 (2.78%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) Scala
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.94%) CCNA
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 3 (4.17%) ISEB
5 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.78%) CISA
6 2 (2.78%) CISM
6 2 (2.78%) CISSP
6 2 (2.78%) GSEC
6 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.78%) PMP
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.39%) MBA
7 1 (1.39%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GCP
2 1 (1.39%) GxP
2 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) KVM
2 2 (2.78%) LXC
2 2 (2.78%) Xen
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Mesos
2 2 (2.78%) Chronos
2 2 (2.78%) Graphite
2 2 (2.78%) Kibana
2 2 (2.78%) Marathon
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) Terraform
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Talend
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (9.72%) Cisco
4 6 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.56%) Sybase
6 2 (2.78%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.78%) Infoflex
6 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.39%) Avaya
7 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.39%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
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