Consult top freelance bioinformaticians with expertise in biological research, statistics analysis, and more. Kolabtree is the world's largest platform for hiring trusted freelance scientsts and consultants.
We take several measures to help you work with full confidence and peace of mind.
Keep your project private
Restrict who can see your project and send you proposals. Invite only specific freelancers to view your project.
NDAs and IP protection
Our T&C include a default confidentiality clause that protects your IP. Sign NDAs for added protection before disclosing project details.
Kolabtree ensures safety and security of your payments and personal information and project details. Kolabtree’s T&C includes a default confidentiality clause. You can also sign NDAs and custom agreements with freelancers for additional protection.
Post your project and receive quotes from relevant freelancers. You can also search for specific freelancers by expertise and invite them to your project. Discuss your project details with each freelancer before picking the one best expert.
We assure you of a 100% satisfaction guarantee, which means you only pay when you’re 100% satisfied with the work delivered. If you aren’t happy, we will refund 100% of your money.
You can choose to pay either a fixed or an hourly fee based on your scope of work. If you’re not sure how much your project costs, you can discuss with freelancers before arriving at a mutually agreed fee.
Kolabtree's terms and conditions prohibit freelancers from claiming ownership of intellectual property, and as a client, you are able to reinforce the message with additional communication, agreements or contracts.
Kolabtree is the place to go for professional help. Work was done promptly and efficiently. I would definitely seek the service again in my future projects
Maher AnousIndependent Plastic Surgeon, USA
A broad network of skilled people in many fields that is very hard to find elsewhere.
Roger SkagerwallTech entrepreneur, Sweden
The quality and quantity of accessible experts on Kolabtree is priceless.
Webster WatnikProfessor at California State University, USA
Contact experts directly
Speak directly with freelancers and explain your requirements.
100% satisfaction guaranteed
Pay only once work is delivered and you’re happy with it.
No upfront fees
No minimum commitment or contract required.
Flexible, secure payments
Pay a fixed or hourly fee. We hold your funds in escrow until you’re ready to pay.
Looking for possible drug interactions$3000.00
Need geneticist ASAP to review personalized genomics research$500.00
Analysis of microbiome data from mice fed special diets$100.00
Post project (Free)
Post your project publicly for all freelancers to view and send you proposals, or interact with specific freelancers privately.
Choose the best expert
Get bids from relevant experts. Interact freely with them before making a hire.
Share files, make audio/video calls and collaborate with your chosen expert.
Verify the project is complete to your satisfaction before paying the expert.
The field of bioinformatics has expanded at a rapid pace over the last two decades with the emergence of increasingly large datasets (aka “big data”) and the need to map complex biological associations. This growth has been spurred onward by the rise of the various ‘omics' fields, including genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics.
Bioinformatics experts combine skills from various disciplines including computer science, mathematics, life sciences, information technology, and statistics to help answer scientific questions. They develop and apply models, algorithms, and software to collate, manage, and interrogate complex biological data.
Bioinformatics consulting varies according to the area of life science research it is serving. For example, bioinformaticists analyze genomes to look for different types of genetic variation, they perform image processing where data is captured by, e.g., microscopy, they build and apply in silico models of biological molecules and their interactions, and in systems biology, bioinformaticists synthesize data from different sources to build up databases of biological pathways and networks. For these purposes, bioinformaticists tap into specialist skills such as text mining, ontology, machine learning, statistics, information architecture, computer programming, and the building of user interfaces.There are also bioinformatics content writers, who specialize in writing in this area for academia, media, and industry.
Bioinformatics scientists typically have a master’s or doctoral degree from a university. They are sought after and work in a variety of sectors, including academia, pharma, healthcare, IT, and biotechnology. Their job titles range between Bioinformatics Analyst, Bioinformatics Developer, Bioinformatics Engineers, Bioinformatics Scientist, Computational Biologist, Data Analyst, Genome Analyst, Scientific Database Curator, and Systems Analyst.
Bioinformatics experts are highly skilled specialists who are in demand globally. For bioinformatics freelance consulting services, the fee generally ranges from 40–150 USD per hour depending on how specialized the required skillset is and the level of experience necessary.
The hourly fee can be negotiated upfront based on the estimated number of project hours, or a flat fee (for projects of a defined scope) can be discussed. If you need short-term/temporary access to bioinformatics services, then hiring a freelance consultant is a convenient and cost-effective way to access this talent pool.
The best way to attract the top Kolabtree freelancers in this field is to make your project description informative. You will need to provide information on the following: ·
- Skills required (e.g., specific programming languages)
- What the project area is (e.g., looking at the pathways upregulated in cancer tissue)
- What the project entails (e.g., proteome annotation and pathway analysis)
- What the deliverables are (be specific about what you need the outputs to be)
- Duration of the project (provide an estimate of how many hours work you will need per week/by when you need the project to be completed)
- By when you need to hire (having more leeway on this will give you more time to choose the best expert for your needs)
- Your budget (per hour or fixed fee)
If you are unsure what exactly is required, providing as much detail as possible will allow the expertsto still make an informed bid for your project and suggest the best routes forward. Our platform makes it easier than ever before to connect and collaborate with bioinformatics experts, allowing you, the client, to get maximal value out of your data.