The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 -
Contract jobs citing Informatics 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £444
% change year-on-year -10.34% -18.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £17.75 -
% change year-on-year +28.16% -  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 511 474 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.42% 80.07% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2030 1417 1652
Median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £299 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 40
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.63 £40.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in Oxfordshire

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in Oxfordshire

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

1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Semantic Web
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (50.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mesos
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com