The first table below looks at the demand for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 82 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing HL7 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.35% 9.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £305 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £306 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -23.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.13 -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
92 41 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.50% 4.25% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 20
Average daily rate £375 £290 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £125 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £16.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +21.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.40 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.60 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
HL7
North West

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HL7 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) NHS
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) JCAPS
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (25.00%) JCAPS
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSL
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft