The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Health Informatics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Health Informatics over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Healthcare Informatics
Rank 614 599 583
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 12 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.038% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £293 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £456 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £19.50

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
16634 15945 15716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.26% 31.16% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10734 9928 9465
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 647 666 675
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.51 £40.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Health Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Health Informatics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Health Informatics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Health Informatics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Health Informatics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Health Informatics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Health Informatics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Health Informatics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Health Informatics
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Health Informatics Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Health Informatics
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 11 £375 +22.12% 5
South East +14 3 £500 +66.66%
London +7 3 £375 -31.81% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands -14 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £290 -
South West - 1 £575 -
Wales - 1 £290 -
Cardiff - 1 £290 -
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Worcester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Health Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics.

1 18 (100.00%) Informatics
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (38.89%) Marketing
3 7 (38.89%) Resource Management
4 6 (33.33%) NHS
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Validation
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) zSecure
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) ACF2
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) CA
8 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
8 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
8 2 (11.11%) HPUX
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) zOS
8 2 (11.11%) Statistics
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 1 (5.56%) Reference Data

Health Informatics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Informatics
2 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (33.33%) NHS
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.56%) HP Superdome
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (5.56%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) HPUX
1 2 (11.11%) zOS
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Resource Management
2 5 (27.78%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) ACF2
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) zSecure
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) CA
1 2 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Sun
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas
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