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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 562 551 534
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing HL7 18 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.063% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.39% 0.66% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 11
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
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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
4611 4361 3977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.77% 9.46% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2905 2707 2335
Average daily rate £425 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 164 150
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £17.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +31.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.06 £10.97 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £47.90 £43.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 13 £375 -6.25% 2
South East -3 2 £425 +51.78% 2
North East -24 1 - -
North West - 1 £388 -
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (50.00%) NHS
2 22 (47.83%) XML
3 21 (45.65%) Web Services
4 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
6 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) SOAP
8 9 (19.57%) HTTP
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) SMTP
9 8 (17.39%) Windows
9 8 (17.39%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
10 6 (13.04%) HTML
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle
10 6 (13.04%) CSS
10 6 (13.04%) FTP
11 5 (10.87%) Unix
11 5 (10.87%) XSLT
11 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
11 5 (10.87%) Workflow
11 5 (10.87%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
12 4 (8.70%) DICOM
12 4 (8.70%) Middleware
12 4 (8.70%) Migration
12 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (2.17%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) SMTP
3 6 (13.04%) FTP
4 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) WinSCP
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.35%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Data Integration Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Integration Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) XML
2 21 (45.65%) Web Services
3 11 (23.91%) .NET
4 9 (19.57%) SOAP
5 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) HTML
6 5 (10.87%) XSLT
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
7 4 (8.70%) XHTML
8 3 (6.52%) EDI
8 3 (6.52%) JSON
8 3 (6.52%) ODBC
8 3 (6.52%) WSDL
8 3 (6.52%) XSD
9 2 (4.35%) J2EE
9 2 (4.35%) JMS
9 2 (4.35%) REST
9 2 (4.35%) WCF
9 2 (4.35%) XSL
10 1 (2.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) NHS
2 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.52%) ASTM
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.17%) LIMS
5 1 (2.17%) PACS
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.87%) Workflow
3 4 (8.70%) Migration
3 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.52%) SDLC
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) EAI
5 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.35%) Scrum
5 2 (4.35%) SOA
5 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) TDD
5 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) Java
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) Tcl
7 3 (6.52%) MUMPS
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) DICOM
2 2 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SEPA
3 1 (2.17%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Cerner
2 3 (6.52%) MEDITECH
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) McKesson
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Remedy
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
South East
ISL
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago