The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Health Informatics in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Health Informatics over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Healthcare Informatics
Rank 412 377 420
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +43
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.052% 0.028% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £363 £240 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.04% -12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-43.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7734 7218 8733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.25% 32.84% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5452 5033 5839
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 227
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.80 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Health Informatics
England

Health Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Health Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Health Informatics
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Health Informatics across the London region.

Health Informatics Daily Rate Trend in London

Health Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics across the London region.

Health Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in London

Health Informatics
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics.

1 6 (100.00%) Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Health Informatics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Information Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Clinical Coder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Struts
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL