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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 576 560
Rank change year-on-year +30 -16  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 34 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 29
Median daily rate £212 £363 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.44% -18.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £356 £425
% change year-on-year -8.77% -16.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.07 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.35% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.07 £17.75 -
% change year-on-year +41.21% -  

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 36004 40667 41211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23651 27315 26961
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 954 1137
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
London +3 11 £363 -3.97% 5
South East +39 7 £118 -55.88% 5
East of England -4 6 - - 5
Yorkshire +25 4 £205 -43.44% 4
North East +68 3 £150 +36.36%
North West +18 2 £162 -53.01% 1
East Midlands -12 1 - -
Informatics
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 29 (43.94%) Health Informatics
2 23 (34.85%) Finance
3 21 (31.82%) NHS
4 20 (30.30%) Degree
5 17 (25.76%) SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 12 (18.18%) Marketing
7 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (15.15%) LAN
8 10 (15.15%) WAN
9 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.64%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
10 8 (12.12%) HTML
10 8 (12.12%) ITIL
10 8 (12.12%) Cisco
10 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 7 (10.61%) DHCP
11 7 (10.61%) DNS
11 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (10.61%) Big Data
11 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
12 6 (9.09%) Change Management
12 6 (9.09%) Firewall
12 6 (9.09%) CCNA
13 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence

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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.03%) Plone
3 2 (3.03%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) LAN
1 10 (15.15%) WAN
2 7 (10.61%) DHCP
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.06%) Wireless
4 4 (6.06%) WLAN
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.55%) MPLS
5 3 (4.55%) SSL
5 3 (4.55%) VLAN
5 3 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (1.52%) BGP
7 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.52%) PBX
7 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) Big Data
4 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.06%) QlikView
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) PowerPivot
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.52%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Information Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Printer Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) SSIS Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Principal Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Principal Software Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) jQuery
3 3 (4.55%) Node.js
3 3 (4.55%) REST
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.03%) POSIX
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.52%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) NHS
2 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.55%) EPoS
6 3 (4.55%) Semantic Web
7 2 (3.03%) e-Health
7 2 (3.03%) PMI
8 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience
8 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Health Informatics
2 12 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) High Availability
7 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.06%) Break/Fix
8 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.06%) Information Governance
8 4 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.06%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) Open Source
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
9 3 (4.55%) Analytics
9 3 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) C++
4 2 (3.03%) Go
4 2 (3.03%) Haskell
4 2 (3.03%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) PHP
4 2 (3.03%) R
4 2 (3.03%) Ruby
4 2 (3.03%) Scala
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.09%) CCNA
3 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) CCNP
4 4 (6.06%) ISEB
5 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.03%) CISA
6 2 (3.03%) CISM
6 2 (3.03%) CISSP
6 2 (3.03%) GSEC
6 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PMP
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CCIE
7 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.52%) MBA
7 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PMO
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) GCP
2 2 (3.03%) GxP
3 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) KVM
2 2 (3.03%) LXC
2 2 (3.03%) Xen
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Mesos
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Infoflex
2 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
3 1 (1.52%) Informatica
3 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.52%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Tableau
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £360.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £26,565 - £35,577 pa
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £22,128 - £28,746 pa
Posted: 25 days ago