Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 21 January 2018 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 > Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 89 112
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing Informatics 14 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.10% 1.20% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.43% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 1
Wales median daily rate £400 £270 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -22.97% -
10th Percentile £196 £162 £350
90th Percentile £500 £350 £351
UK median daily rate £380 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +16.92% - -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK median hourly rate £20.66 £18.63 £14.55
% change year-on-year +10.90% +28.05% -51.44%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,071 1,190 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.87% 84.34% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 864 880
Wales median daily rate £399 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £186 £235
90th Percentile £566 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 47 51
Wales median hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.22% +12.50% +2.40%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.35 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £60.50 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Informatics in Wales

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informatics in Wales

Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Informatics in Wales over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Informatics in Wales

Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informatics in Wales

Informatics
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 10 £453 +57.39% 3
West Wales +4 2 £234 +25.37%
North Wales +1 1 £115 -14.81%
Informatics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Informatics.

1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) Health Informatics
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) NHS
7 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) XSD
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) Big Data
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (7.14%) MS Access
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Director
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
1 2 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
5 1 (7.14%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft