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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eHealth
Rank 617 620 636
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing e-Health 7 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £302 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £334 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.60

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
16140 18486 18212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 33.39% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10434 11625 11534
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 792 764
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 13 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 4 December 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 -2 6 £381 +12.96% 1
South East +19 4 £375 +11.11%
Milton Keynes +18 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +16 3 - -
Surrey +15 1 £375 +11.11%
Scotland +13 1 £250 -15.96%
East of England - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £250 -
London - 1 £388 -
Dunfermline - 1 £250 -
Chessington - 1 £388 -

e-Health
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) CA
4 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
4 7 (46.67%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (40.00%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) CCNP
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (26.67%) FlexPod
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (26.67%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (26.67%) FCoE
7 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) IBM
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 4 (26.67%) VMware

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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) FCoE
5 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (13.33%) DMVPN
7 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) RIP
8 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
1 4 (26.67%) FlexPod
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) IVR
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Data ONTAP
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) CCSA
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) CA
3 7 (46.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Avaya
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) NetQoS
7 1 (6.67%) Genesys
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy