The table below looks at the statistics for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 176 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs citing HL7 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.019% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.20% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £475 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £368 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - £35.00
HL7
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
357 496 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.16% 9.36% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 363 402
Median daily rate £475 £450 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.51%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HL7 across the City of London region.

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HL7 across the City of London region.

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HL7 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 City of London region with a requirement for HL7.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cerner
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cerner