The first table below looks at the demand for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 122 125 135
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing HL7 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.09% 4.49% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£315 £338 £193
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +74.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.75% -16.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £19.81
% change year-on-year
+51.35% +16.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
194 156 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.46% 5.76% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 98
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £211 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £414 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £20.60 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
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England

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HL7
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Manchester -5 5 £315 -6.66% 2
Cheshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
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HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) NHS
3 6 (42.86%) JCAPS
4 5 (35.71%) DTS
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) WSDL
5 4 (28.57%) CommVault
5 4 (28.57%) Clustering
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) LiteSpeed
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (42.86%) JCAPS
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) DTS
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Release Manager
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) WSDL
3 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) NHS
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) CommVault
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