The table below looks at the statistics for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank - 249 249
Contract jobs citing HL7 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.11% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £315 £250
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
805 905 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.83% 9.84% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 496 414
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 36 41
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.07 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HL7
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South East region with a requirement for HL7.

1 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL