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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 549 529 497
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing HL7 30 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.050% 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.76% 0.62% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 18
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £423 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £250 £283
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
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
3948 3880 3267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.03% 8.09% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2484 2401 2049
Average daily rate £414 £410 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 182 101
Average hourly rate £20.09 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.54 £116.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 12 £363 -9.37% 5
North West -16 8 £350 +40.00% 2
East Midlands - 4 £300 - 1
South West +12 3 £350 +16.66%
West Midlands -9 1 £300 +9.09%
Yorkshire -15 1 - - 1
South East -16 1 £310 - 1
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (54.55%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) .NET
4 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 13 (19.70%) Oracle
6 12 (18.18%) XML
7 11 (16.67%) C#
8 10 (15.15%) Java
8 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.15%) Migration
8 10 (15.15%) Rational Rhapsody
9 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
9 9 (13.64%) DICOM
9 9 (13.64%) Web Services
10 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
11 7 (10.61%) Windows
11 7 (10.61%) SAP
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.61%) ETL
11 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 6 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (9.09%) Marketing
12 6 (9.09%) InterSystems
12 6 (9.09%) Electronics
12 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 6 (9.09%) Finance
12 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
12 6 (9.09%) UNIX

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.52%) Mule
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) 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 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) DTS
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 6 (9.09%) Marketing
1 6 (9.09%) Electronics
1 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
1 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Integration Specialist
4 7 (10.61%) Integration Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Data Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Integration Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Database Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) Web Services
4 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.09%) ODBC
6 5 (7.58%) Itk
7 4 (6.06%) HTML
7 4 (6.06%) XSL
7 4 (6.06%) CSS
8 3 (4.55%) XML Schema
9 2 (3.03%) Spring
9 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.03%) MSMQ
9 2 (3.03%) GWT
9 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.03%) LINQ
9 2 (3.03%) jQuery
10 1 (1.52%) JSON
10 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) NHS
2 6 (9.09%) DTV
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) Informatics
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.61%) ETL
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 6 (9.09%) SOA
4 6 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.55%) Information Governance
6 3 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (3.03%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.03%) MVC
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) C#
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Tcl
8 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) DICOM
2 5 (7.58%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) SAP
4 6 (9.09%) InterSystems
5 3 (4.55%) Cerner
6 2 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (3.03%) Neverfail
7 1 (1.52%) Twitter
7 1 (1.52%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.52%) iSOFT
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
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Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
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Posted: 22 days ago