The first table below looks at the demand for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 548 516 528
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Contract jobs citing HL7 21 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.084% 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.54% 1.10% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £251 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £393 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.75% -11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +40.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+51.35% +40.15%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3883 3553 4111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.99% 7.65% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 2157 2233
Average daily rate £410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 142 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.17 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.29%
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HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HL7 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in England

HL7
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HL7 across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

HL7 Daily Rate Histogram in England

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in England

HL7
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -6 5 £315 -6.66% 2
London -10 4 £413 +42.24% 5
South East -10 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £331 - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
East of England - - - -
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (45.10%) NHS
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 18 (35.29%) .NET
5 16 (31.37%) XML
6 14 (27.45%) C#
7 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 11 (21.57%) Oracle
8 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (19.61%) XSLT
10 8 (15.69%) Web Services
10 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
10 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.73%) JCAPS
11 7 (13.73%) Informatics
11 7 (13.73%) Rational Rhapsody
12 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (11.76%) CSS
12 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
12 6 (11.76%) Java
13 5 (9.80%) HTML
13 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
13 5 (9.80%) Windows
13 5 (9.80%) DTS
13 5 (9.80%) WSDL
13 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
14 4 (7.84%) Clustering
14 4 (7.84%) CommVault
14 4 (7.84%) LiteSpeed

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) JCAPS
3 4 (7.84%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.80%) DTS
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) QlikView
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Integration Specialist
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Release Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) XML
3 10 (19.61%) XSLT
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.76%) CSS
6 5 (9.80%) HTML
6 5 (9.80%) WSDL
7 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.88%) WCF
7 3 (5.88%) GWT
7 3 (5.88%) jQuery
7 3 (5.88%) SOAP
7 3 (5.88%) Spring
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.92%) Itk
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.96%) cXML
9 1 (1.96%) SAML
9 1 (1.96%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) NHS
2 7 (13.73%) Informatics
3 4 (7.84%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) LIMS
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) DTV
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Physics
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Economics
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.84%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) SOA
2 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.92%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (3.92%) Data Management
3 2 (3.92%) Project Management
3 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.92%) EAI
4 1 (1.96%) Data Modelling
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.96%) e-GIF
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
4 1 (1.96%) BPR
4 1 (1.96%) CMMI
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) Java
4 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.88%) MUMPS
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) CommVault
4 3 (5.88%) InterSystems
4 3 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Axway
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
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