The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank - 129 128
Contract jobs citing HL7 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.55% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate
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- £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
- +51.35%
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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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
358 197 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.28% 6.39% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 106 69
Average daily rate £424 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £148 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 22
Average hourly rate £17.33 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.62 £9.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £19.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) NHS
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) DTV
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) DTS
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) InterSystems
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (12.50%) Web Development
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) InterSystems
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter