The table below looks at the statistics for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 429 429 434
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing HL7 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.034% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £283 £359 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £304 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £438 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £361 £315
% change year-on-year
-23.87% +14.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.01 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
HL7
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2171 2231 2389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.59% 9.55% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1511 1675
Median daily rate £463 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 35
Median hourly rate £16.88 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.98% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.30 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £67.75 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in London

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HL7 across the London region.

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in London

HL7
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HL7 across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

HL7 Daily Rate Histogram in London

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HL7 across the London region.

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in London

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HL7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for HL7.

1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) NHS
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Transition Management
3 4 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (20.00%) HTTP
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (20.00%) Cerner
3 4 (20.00%) Conflict Management
4 3 (15.00%) McKesson
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SMTP
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) PACS
4 3 (15.00%) MEDITECH
5 2 (10.00%) REST
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) FTP
5 2 (10.00%) WSDL
5 2 (10.00%) Java

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) SMTP
3 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) XMLSpy
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (5.00%) EDI
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.00%) XSD
5 1 (5.00%) XSL
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) NHS
2 3 (15.00%) PACS
3 1 (5.00%) ASTM
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Transition Management
3 4 (20.00%) Conflict Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) EAI
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) MUMPS
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) DICOM
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cerner
2 3 (15.00%) McKesson
2 3 (15.00%) MEDITECH
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) VMware