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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Health Level 7 (HL7)
England / North West
Rank 123 157 146
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Contract jobs citing HL7 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.026% 0.090%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.81% 0.33% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £371 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £388 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £388 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
210 306 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.94% 8.01% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 171 172
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £85.59 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £370 -
HL7
England

HL7
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for HL7.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) C

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) NHS
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C