Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Informatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Informatics over the 6 months to 20 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 45 63
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Informatics 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 0.80% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.98% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Kent median daily rate £118 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.29% +27.27% -
10th Percentile £108 £278 £263
90th Percentile £123 £423 £288
South East median daily rate £124 £510 £288
% change year-on-year -75.69% +77.39% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £21.75 -

Informatics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 417 409 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.58% 82.29% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 283 286
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £204
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in Kent

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in Kent

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SSIS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree