The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 596 592
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4  
Contract jobs citing Informatics 57 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 29
Median daily rate £338 £363 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -18.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £663 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £356 £444
% change year-on-year -8.77% -19.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £25.07 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in the UK

Informatics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +16 34 £212 -41.44% 18
Wales +12 17 £370 -
Cardiff - 16 £370 -
South Wales - 16 £370 -
London -9 11 £363 -3.97% 3
South East +30 7 £118 -55.88% 5
Scotland +39 6 - - 1
Edinburgh +21 6 - - 1
East of England -3 6 - - 5
Kent +3 5 £118 -
Essex - 5 - -
Yorkshire +29 4 £205 -43.44% 4
Chelmsford - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear +76 3 £150 +36.36%
North East +71 3 £150 +36.36%
City of London -3 3 £440 +4.45% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £150 -
North West +14 2 £162 -53.01% 1
Manchester +11 2 £162 -50.30%
Berkshire +20 1 £108 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 1 £351 -3.16% 4
Slough +4 1 £108 -
Leicester -4 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Leicestershire -10 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £440 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Informatics.

1 36 (37.89%) SQL
2 34 (35.79%) Degree
2 34 (35.79%) Health Informatics
3 28 (29.47%) NHS
4 25 (26.32%) Finance
4 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
6 21 (22.11%) Windows
7 17 (17.89%) RDBMS
7 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
8 15 (15.79%) .NET
9 14 (14.74%) Scrum
9 14 (14.74%) Oracle
9 14 (14.74%) C#
10 13 (13.68%) PL/SQL
10 13 (13.68%) OOP
10 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
10 13 (13.68%) Resource Management
10 13 (13.68%) WCF
10 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
10 13 (13.68%) LINQ
10 13 (13.68%) Marketing
10 13 (13.68%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
10 13 (13.68%) Entity Framework
11 12 (12.63%) HTML
11 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.63%) Project Management
12 11 (11.58%) Computer Science

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.16%) Confluence
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.11%) Plone
3 2 (2.11%) SilverStripe
3 2 (2.11%) Tornado
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) LAN
1 10 (10.53%) WAN
2 7 (7.37%) DHCP
2 7 (7.37%) DNS
3 6 (6.32%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (4.21%) MPLS
4 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.21%) Wireless
4 4 (4.21%) WLAN
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.16%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) VLAN
5 3 (3.16%) VPN
6 2 (2.11%) BGP
6 2 (2.11%) Internet
6 2 (2.11%) Intranet
7 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.05%) IPv6
7 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.89%) RDBMS
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.37%) Big Data
6 6 (6.32%) Spatial Data
7 5 (5.26%) MySQL
7 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.21%) QlikView
9 2 (2.11%) PowerPivot
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.11%) SQLite
10 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (9.47%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.16%) JIRA
5 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) Analyst
3 14 (14.74%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.63%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Information Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Architect
6 5 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.21%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (4.21%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (3.16%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) .NET
2 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
2 13 (13.68%) Entity Framework
2 13 (13.68%) LINQ
2 13 (13.68%) WCF
3 12 (12.63%) HTML
4 10 (10.53%) Code First Entity Framework
4 10 (10.53%) WinForms
5 9 (9.47%) CSS
6 7 (7.37%) Web Services
7 6 (6.32%) jQuery
8 5 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.26%) REST
9 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.21%) SOAP
10 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.16%) Node.js
11 2 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (2.11%) Flask
11 2 (2.11%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) NHS
2 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.16%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.16%) EPoS
6 3 (3.16%) Semantic Web
6 3 (3.16%) User Experience
7 2 (2.11%) e-Health
7 2 (2.11%) Life Science
7 2 (2.11%) PMI
8 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Android
3 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) Health Informatics
2 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.74%) Scrum
4 13 (13.68%) OOP
4 13 (13.68%) Resource Management
4 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
4 13 (13.68%) Unit Testing
5 12 (12.63%) Project Management
6 9 (9.47%) ITIL
6 9 (9.47%) Mathematics
6 9 (9.47%) UML
7 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.32%) Change Management
8 6 (6.32%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.32%) Information Governance
8 6 (6.32%) MVVM
9 5 (5.26%) Analytics
9 5 (5.26%) High Availability
9 5 (5.26%) Open Source
9 5 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) C#
3 13 (13.68%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.37%) C++
4 7 (7.37%) Java
4 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.37%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) Go
5 2 (2.11%) Haskell
5 2 (2.11%) Perl
5 2 (2.11%) PHP
5 2 (2.11%) R
5 2 (2.11%) Ruby
5 2 (2.11%) Scala
5 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (35.79%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) CCNA
4 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.21%) CCNP
5 4 (4.21%) ISEB
5 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.11%) CISA
6 2 (2.11%) CISM
6 2 (2.11%) CISSP
6 2 (2.11%) GSEC
6 2 (2.11%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.11%) PMP
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
7 1 (1.05%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) PMO
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.11%) GCP
2 2 (2.11%) GxP
3 1 (1.05%) HL7
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) KVM
2 2 (2.11%) LXC
2 2 (2.11%) Xen
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Mesos
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) Oracle
3 9 (9.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.11%) HP
4 2 (2.11%) Infoflex
4 2 (2.11%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.05%) Informatica
5 1 (1.05%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.05%) Tableau
5 1 (1.05%) VMware
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £26,565 - £35,577 pa
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £22,128 - £28,746 pa
Posted: 26 days ago