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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Health Informatics over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Healthcare Informatics
Rank 627 619 605
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 29 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.046% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 7
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £433 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
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
18013 17308 16772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.02% 31.81% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11670 10593 10336
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 605 711 735
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Health Informatics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Health Informatics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -4 27 £375 +3.44% 1
London +3 12 £375 -16.66%
North West - 5 £305 -
South East -15 3 £450 - 1
South West - 3 £700 -
Manchester - 3 £344 -
Birmingham +5 2 £363 +31.81%
West Midlands -10 2 £363 +31.81%
Gloucestershire - 2 £700 -
Berkshire - 2 £463 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £280 -
Bracknell - 2 £463 -
Edinburgh - 2 £700 -
Scotland - 2 £700 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £700 -
Leeds - 1 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
City of London - 1 £393 -
Hampshire - 1 £145 -
Wiltshire - 1 £540 -
Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
East of England - 1 - -

Health Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics 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 Health Informatics.

1 41 (100.00%) Informatics
2 35 (85.37%) Finance
3 34 (82.93%) Resource Management
3 34 (82.93%) Marketing
4 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
5 14 (34.15%) Service Management
5 14 (34.15%) Validation
6 12 (29.27%) Mainframe
6 12 (29.27%) CA
6 12 (29.27%) zOS
6 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
6 12 (29.27%) ACF2
6 12 (29.27%) zSecure
7 9 (21.95%) AIX
8 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.76%) NHS
8 4 (9.76%) Windows
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
9 3 (7.32%) HP
9 3 (7.32%) CCNP
9 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.32%) SQL
9 3 (7.32%) MS Office
9 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
9 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco
9 3 (7.32%) Lotus
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (7.32%) Firewall

Health Informatics
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) BGP
3 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.44%) IGRP
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) OSPF
3 1 (2.44%) PBX
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (85.37%) Finance
2 34 (82.93%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Security Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) AIX Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Break Fix Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Governance Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Information Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Informatics
2 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
3 12 (29.27%) Mainframe
4 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) NHS
5 3 (7.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.44%) HACMP
6 1 (2.44%) HP Superdome
6 1 (2.44%) IVR
6 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.44%) Statistics
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) zOS
2 9 (21.95%) AIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.88%) HPUX
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Unix
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Resource Management
2 14 (34.15%) Service Management
2 14 (34.15%) Validation
3 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Analytics
4 2 (4.88%) Benchmarking
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps
5 1 (2.44%) ETL
5 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Security Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCNP
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) CCSP
3 1 (2.44%) ECDL
3 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) ACF2
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) zSecure
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.44%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) CA
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) HP
3 3 (7.32%) Lotus
4 2 (4.88%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Nortel
5 1 (2.44%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas