The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Health in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited e-Health over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eHealth
Rank 630 638 631
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing e-Health 6 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.045% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% 0.14% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £339 £419 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% +55.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £294 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £518 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £306 £269
% change year-on-year
+10.61% +14.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17522 19085 18708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 33.06% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11347 11970 11358
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 807 813
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.08 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.60 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

e-Health
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing e-Health as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

e-Health Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

e-Health
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing e-Health within the UK.

e-Health Daily Rate Trend in the UK

e-Health
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing e-Health within the UK.

e-Health Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

e-Health
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing e-Health within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +1 4 £358 -28.50% 1
Scotland +4 2 £294 +6.81%
South East +3 2 £358 +5.92%
West Midlands -19 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Surrey +7 1 £375 +11.11%
Fife - 1 £250 -
Glasgow - 1 £338 -
Dunfermline - 1 £250 -

e-Health
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing e-Health also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for e-Health.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CA
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (46.15%) FlexPod
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) FCoE
4 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
6 3 (23.08%) NCDA
6 3 (23.08%) F5
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

e-Health
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 6 (46.15%) FCoE
3 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) ISDN
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) OSPF
6 1 (7.69%) RIP
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Support
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Network Support
4 3 (23.08%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) FlexPod Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) NHS Programme Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
1 6 (46.15%) FlexPod
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Data ONTAP
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (23.08%) NCDA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CA
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) NetQoS