The table below looks at the statistics for HL7 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HL7 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Health Level 7 (HL7)
UK
Rank 574 587 568
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing HL7 26 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.061% 0.066%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.59% 0.60% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £448 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £186 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
-49.86% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £28.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 - £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 - £28.75

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4377 5180 4658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.76% 10.19% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 3187 2888
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 202 173
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.98 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

HL7
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HL7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HL7 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HL7
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HL7 within the UK.

HL7 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HL7
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HL7 within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

HL7 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HL7
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HL7 within the UK.

HL7 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HL7
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HL7 within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 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 +20 20 £450 +16.12% 2
London +8 15 £450 +16.12% 1
Wales - 6 £186 - 1
South Wales - 6 £186 - 1
Cardiff - 6 £186 - 1
City of London - 5 £475 -
South East +22 3 £500 +14.28%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Surrey +19 1 £500 +23.07%
East of England - 1 - - 1
Southwark - 1 £200 -
Yorkshire - 1 £485 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £485 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £485 -
Chertsey - 1 £500 -

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HL7 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 HL7.

1 16 (36.36%) NHS
2 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (29.55%) XML
3 13 (29.55%) ITIL
4 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 10 (22.73%) Windows
5 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) SOAP
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
8 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
8 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (15.91%) InterSystems
8 7 (15.91%) XSLT
8 7 (15.91%) Java
9 6 (13.64%) IBM
9 6 (13.64%) PHP
9 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.64%) Fiorano
9 6 (13.64%) JCAPS
9 6 (13.64%) Release Management
10 5 (11.36%) Open Source
10 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Service Management

HL7
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 14 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.64%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
4 1 (2.27%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
1 4 (9.09%) SMTP
2 3 (6.82%) LDAP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (4.55%) MS Access
6 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) QlikView
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Integration Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Business Integration Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Integration Test Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) XML
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 8 (18.18%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (15.91%) XSLT
5 5 (11.36%) CSS
6 4 (9.09%) .NET
6 4 (9.09%) JSON
6 4 (9.09%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) Ajax
7 3 (6.82%) ebXML
7 3 (6.82%) LAMP
8 2 (4.55%) GWT
8 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE
8 2 (4.55%) RESTful
8 2 (4.55%) Spring
8 2 (4.55%) WCF
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.27%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) NHS
2 4 (9.09%) PACS
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) PKI
3 3 (6.82%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.27%) ASTM
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.64%) Release Management
3 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.36%) Open Source
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.82%) ITSM
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (2.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) C++
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) VB
6 2 (4.55%) VB6
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCNP
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) RHCE
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) DICOM
2 1 (2.27%) CDISC
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) InterSystems
3 6 (13.64%) Fiorano
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) Cerner
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) McKesson
4 2 (4.55%) MEDITECH
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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