The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Informatics
England / South East
Rank 240 254 257
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 7 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Median daily rate £500 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 - -
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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6276 7405 7740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.57% 81.20% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3613 4574 4231
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 269 273
Median hourly rate £29.92 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.60% +28.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in the South East

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Informatics in the South East

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in the South East

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oxfordshire - 4 £500 - 2
Kent - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +21 1 £108 -76.75%
Informatics
England

Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 12 (52.17%) Publishing
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) ETL
2 11 (47.83%) JIRA
3 10 (43.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (43.48%) Talend
3 10 (43.48%) Migration
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) MySQL
5 7 (30.43%) Snowflake Schema
5 7 (30.43%) Intranet
5 7 (30.43%) Customer Insight
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (17.39%) Confluence
7 4 (17.39%) Health Informatics
7 4 (17.39%) MariaDB
7 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) OLTP
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) OLAP
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling

Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (17.39%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Intranet
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) Snowflake Schema
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (17.39%) MariaDB
3 4 (17.39%) OLAP
3 4 (17.39%) OLTP
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) MS Access
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) EDMS
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) JIRA
2 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (43.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Liquibase
3 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (52.17%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) ETL Developer
3 7 (30.43%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) OLAP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) AWS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Database Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Break Fix Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Printer Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Java EE
1 3 (13.04%) JSON
1 3 (13.04%) REST
1 3 (13.04%) RESTful
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) XML
1 3 (13.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Semantic Web
2 2 (8.70%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (8.70%) EPoS
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ETL
2 10 (43.48%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Customer Insight
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
5 4 (17.39%) Health Informatics
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCNA
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.70%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Mesos
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Talend
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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