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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 548 532 561
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Contract jobs citing HL7 30 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.077% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 1.00% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 4
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£325 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £245 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £440
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+33.01% +13.78%
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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
4104 3695 4205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.85% 7.66% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2519 2218 2382
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 146 204
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
South West - 10 £325 -
London +4 9 £369 -1.79% 3
North West -3 8 £315 -16.00%
South East -3 2 £398 +13.57%
East of England -20 1 £140 -44.00% 3
Yorkshire - - - - 5
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (48.15%) XML
2 25 (46.30%) .NET
3 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
3 23 (42.59%) NHS
4 19 (35.19%) C#
5 16 (29.63%) XSLT
6 15 (27.78%) SQL
7 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 14 (25.93%) Web Services
7 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
8 13 (24.07%) CSS
9 11 (20.37%) Informatics
10 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.67%) WSDL
11 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.81%) IIS
13 7 (12.96%) HTML
13 7 (12.96%) WCF
13 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (9.26%) MS Office
14 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
15 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
15 4 (7.41%) Windows
15 4 (7.41%) Java
15 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (7.41%) jQuery
15 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.81%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) DTS
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) QlikView
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.41%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.70%) MSTest
5 2 (3.70%) Moq
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Integration Specialist
3 7 (12.96%) Configuration Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Release Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.85%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) XML
2 25 (46.30%) .NET
3 16 (29.63%) XSLT
4 14 (25.93%) Web Services
5 13 (24.07%) CSS
6 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (16.67%) WSDL
8 7 (12.96%) HTML
8 7 (12.96%) WCF
9 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 3 (5.56%) Itk
10 3 (5.56%) GWT
10 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.56%) JSON
10 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.56%) Spring
10 3 (5.56%) OLE DB
11 2 (3.70%) SOAP
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
11 2 (3.70%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) NHS
2 11 (20.37%) Informatics
3 3 (5.56%) LIMS
4 2 (3.70%) DTV
4 2 (3.70%) PACS
4 2 (3.70%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
3 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 3 (5.56%) SOA
3 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (3.70%) UML
4 2 (3.70%) EAI
4 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.70%) Project Management
4 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.70%) Scrum
4 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.85%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (1.85%) Analytics
5 1 (1.85%) Manual Testing
5 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.85%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C#
2 15 (27.78%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB
6 2 (3.70%) MUMPS
7 1 (1.85%) Tcl
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.70%) QA
1 2 (3.70%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Google
2 3 (5.56%) Cerner
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.85%) CommVault
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