The first table below looks at the demand for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Wales 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing HL7 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £306 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -23.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.13 -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
38 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.79% 6.19% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 8
Average daily rate £305 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £214 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.56 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
HL7
Wales

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

HL7
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

HL7
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

HL7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL