The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales > South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
South Wales median daily rate £370 - -
Wales median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - £23.00 -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 458 378 485
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.42% 79.08% 83.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1014 1381
South Wales median daily rate £375 £390 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +9.55%  
10th Percentile £265 £263 £258
90th Percentile £525 £525 £475
Wales median daily rate £380 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 35 39
South Wales median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.45 £10.15
90th Percentile £58.75 £73.75 £17.02
Wales median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in South Wales

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in South Wales

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cardiff - 16 £370 -
Informatics
Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
1 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
3 13 (68.42%) WCF
3 13 (68.42%) LINQ
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
3 13 (68.42%) OOP
3 13 (68.42%) Entity Framework
3 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
3 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) WinForms
5 10 (52.63%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
5 10 (52.63%) Code First Entity Framework
6 9 (47.37%) MSBuild
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) UML
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) NHS

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (10.53%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
1 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (68.42%) Visual Studio
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (47.37%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
5 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
5 3 (15.79%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
1 13 (68.42%) .NET Framework
1 13 (68.42%) Entity Framework
1 13 (68.42%) LINQ
1 13 (68.42%) WCF
2 10 (52.63%) Code First Entity Framework
2 10 (52.63%) WinForms
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (10.53%) Flask
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
5 2 (10.53%) OAuth
5 2 (10.53%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Life Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) OOP
2 13 (68.42%) Unit Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) UML
5 6 (31.58%) MVVM
6 3 (15.79%) Health Informatics
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Governance
8 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware