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 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Health Level 7 (HL7)
England / South East
Rank 228 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing HL7 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.049% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £500 £406 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +45.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £246 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.88% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 - £28.75

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
705 832 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.67% 10.14% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 453 409
Median daily rate £450 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 49 47
Median hourly rate £15.50 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.36% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £17.00 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £61.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Hampshire - 2 - -
Surrey +20 1 £500 +23.07%
HL7
England

HL7
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South East region with a requirement for HL7.

1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) GWT
2 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (33.33%) Lorenzo
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) ASTM
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Lorenzo
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Lorenzo Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) GWT
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) ASTM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google