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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 587 555 534
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -21
Contract jobs citing HL7 25 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.054% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.66% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 11
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £40.52 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.77% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.52 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+15.77% +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
4324 4084 3633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 8.11% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2707 2509 2179
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 186 148
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.60 £37.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 +12.28% 2
Yorkshire -27 5 £375 +13.20% 1
East of England - 5 £450 -
South East -28 4 £310 -22.01% 5
South West -10 3 £350 +7.69%
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (55.56%) NHS
2 26 (48.15%) SQL
3 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
4 15 (27.78%) C#
5 14 (25.93%) Rational Rhapsody
6 13 (24.07%) .NET
7 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (14.81%) Migration
9 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
11 6 (11.11%) Java
11 6 (11.11%) CSS
11 6 (11.11%) Web Services
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) Cerner
12 5 (9.26%) InterSystems
12 5 (9.26%) Finance
12 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.26%) XML
12 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
12 5 (9.26%) HTML
12 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
12 5 (9.26%) Itk
12 5 (9.26%) Cerner Millennium
13 4 (7.41%) QA
13 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (7.41%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (7.41%) Marketing

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Cerner Millennium
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) FTP
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) DTS
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Electronics
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Integration Specialist
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Data Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Programmer
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) XML
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.26%) Itk
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) SOAP
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.70%) MSMQ
5 2 (3.70%) XHTML
5 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) OAuth2
5 2 (3.70%) LINQ
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) NHS
2 4 (7.41%) DTV
3 3 (5.56%) PMI
3 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.85%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) UNIX
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) Migration
3 6 (11.11%) Scrum
4 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (7.41%) SOA
5 4 (7.41%) ETL
5 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) OO
6 3 (5.56%) OOD
6 3 (5.56%) MVC
6 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) C#
3 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Cerner
3 5 (9.26%) InterSystems
4 4 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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