The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 571 549 520
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -29
Contract jobs citing HL7 26 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.045% 0.084%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.55% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4195 3965 3575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.12% 8.03% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2756 2417 2166
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 180 143
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.51 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.47% +15.45%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +4 8 £400 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire -25 4 £400 +20.75% 3
East Midlands - 4 £300 -
East of England - 4 £450 -
South West -2 3 £350 +7.69%
South East -17 2 £310 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 40 (60.61%) NHS
2 33 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) C#
3 15 (22.73%) .NET
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 13 (19.70%) Rational Rhapsody
6 12 (18.18%) Migration
6 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) ETL
7 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.64%) InterSystems
8 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
9 8 (12.12%) Java
9 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle
10 7 (10.61%) Itk
11 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.09%) SAP
11 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 6 (9.09%) XML
11 6 (9.09%) SOA
11 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
11 6 (9.09%) Scrum
12 5 (7.58%) Electronics
12 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
12 5 (7.58%) Finance
12 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
12 5 (7.58%) Programme Management

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (7.58%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) LDAP
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) DTS
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) MS Access
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.58%) Electronics
1 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
1 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Integration Specialist
4 6 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.58%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Programmer
7 3 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Database Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) NHS Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.61%) Itk
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) Web Services
6 4 (6.06%) SOAP
7 3 (4.55%) XSL
7 3 (4.55%) MSMQ
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.55%) LINQ
7 3 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (3.03%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.03%) REST
8 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) OAuth2
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) NHS
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) DTV
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) PMI
4 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Informatics
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Migration
2 10 (15.15%) ETL
2 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 6 (9.09%) SOA
4 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.09%) Scrum
5 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
5 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.06%) TDD
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) MVC
7 3 (4.55%) OOD
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) OO
7 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (3.03%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) C#
3 8 (12.12%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.03%) VB6
6 2 (3.03%) VB
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Tcl
7 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) DICOM
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) InterSystems
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle
4 6 (9.09%) SAP
5 5 (7.58%) Cerner
6 2 (3.03%) Neverfail
7 1 (1.52%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.52%) Twitter
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago