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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 193 199 190
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing HL7 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.15% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.77% 1.70% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £265 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -51.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
- +51.35%
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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
389 530 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.66% 8.96% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 397 312
Average daily rate £438 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £17.74 £16.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £23.74 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HL7 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HL7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HL7.

1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
2 2 (40.00%) Autofac
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) AutoMapper
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Itk
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) DICOM
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HL7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HL7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) MSTest
1 2 (40.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Autofac
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) AutoMapper
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Itk
3 1 (20.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) DICOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle