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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited e-Health over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
eHealth
Rank 596 563 573
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Contract jobs citing e-Health 17 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.095% 0.084% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 9
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£325 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £288 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £481 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 £425 £513
% change year-on-year
-39.76% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.60 - -
UK excluding London average 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
17915 16605 16550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.69% 31.66% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11249 10379 9689
Average daily rate £413 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 727 675 807
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.02 £21.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -15.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

e-Health
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing e-Health within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing e-Health within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

e-Health Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing e-Health within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 17 £325 -23.07% 2
South East -13 7 £281 -43.80% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
London -6 4 £363 +20.83% 1
Hampshire - 2 £281 -
East of England - 2 £140 -
North West -8 1 £300 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Swansea - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Wales - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
West Wales - - - - 1

e-Health
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing e-Health 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 e-Health.

1 16 (59.26%) CA
2 15 (55.56%) CA Spectrum
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (33.33%) MPLS
6 8 (29.63%) CCNA
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) VoIP
7 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) Avaya
8 6 (22.22%) WAN
8 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) Network Management
9 5 (18.52%) F5
9 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) IVR
9 5 (18.52%) Workflow
9 5 (18.52%) PACS
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 5 (18.52%) Ethernet

e-Health
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing e-Health 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 e-Health. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) MPLS
2 7 (25.93%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) VoIP
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
4 5 (18.52%) RIP
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) OSPF
4 5 (18.52%) ADSL
4 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
4 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 4 (14.81%) TACACS
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security
7 2 (7.41%) tcpdump
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Network Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Author
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) NHS
1 5 (18.52%) IVR
1 5 (18.52%) PACS
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Health Informatics
2 3 (11.11%) Informatics
3 2 (7.41%) SecurID
3 2 (7.41%) LIMS
4 1 (3.70%) NPfIT
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
1 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 5 (18.52%) Workflow
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Network Management
2 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Ada
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CCNA
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (14.81%) CCNP
6 2 (7.41%) CCIE
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) HL7
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) VMFS
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (7.41%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) CA
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Avaya
5 5 (18.52%) Remedy
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) ProCurve
7 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 2 (7.41%) BT
8 2 (7.41%) Juniper
8 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) Nortel
9 1 (3.70%) VMware
9 1 (3.70%) Nimsoft
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