The table below looks at the statistics for Health Informatics skills 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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Healthcare Informatics
UK
Rank 587 606 612
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 9 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.028% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £241 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.73% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £242 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £538 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £229 £500 £300
% change year-on-year
-54.25% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+110.61% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37444 42299 41509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.58% 82.71% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24822 27641 26311
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 965 1161 1101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +49.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 20 February 2017.

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 15 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +41 8 £207 -44.80% 1
South East +13 2 £108 -78.50%
London +5 2 £241 -35.73% 1
North West - 2 £108 -
West Midlands +4 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £108 -
Southampton - 1 £108 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £108 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £108 -
Staffordshire - 1 £350 -

Health Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Informatics
2 12 (75.00%) Marketing
2 12 (75.00%) Resource Management
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) EPoS
4 3 (18.75%) NHS
5 2 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) QA
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) SNMP
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 1 (6.25%) BGP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) OSPF
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Printer Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) EPoS
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Informatics
2 12 (75.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco