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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 630 624 608
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing HL7 15 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.065% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 22
Median daily rate £275 £371 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +14.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £368 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +14.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - £35.00

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
5060 5526 5370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.37% 9.43% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3241 3442 3307
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 225 215
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.37 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.91% +24.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £56.40 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.57% +28.45%

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 31 August 2016.

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 14 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 31 August 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 -2 15 £275 -26.66% 8
London -22 7 £225 -43.75% 5
Yorkshire +2 3 £275 -26.66%
Leeds +2 3 £275 -8.33%
West Yorkshire -1 3 £275 -31.25%
South West +17 2 £688 +96.42%
South East +12 2 £350 +12.90% 1
Chippenham - 2 £688 -
Wiltshire - 2 £688 -
City of London +24 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £350 -

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 31 (50.82%) Web Services
2 28 (45.90%) NHS
3 27 (44.26%) REST
4 24 (39.34%) SOA
5 23 (37.70%) Migration
6 22 (36.07%) Zachman Framework
6 22 (36.07%) TOGAF
6 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (34.43%) MODAF
7 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
8 20 (32.79%) XML
9 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.51%) WSDL
11 17 (27.87%) XSD
11 17 (27.87%) ITIL
12 16 (26.23%) Windows
13 15 (24.59%) VMware
13 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
14 14 (22.95%) Data Migration
14 14 (22.95%) Docker
15 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Intune
15 13 (21.31%) Virtual Environments
15 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (21.31%) Xen
15 13 (21.31%) Citrix
16 11 (18.03%) SOAP
16 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
16 11 (18.03%) Degree
17 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
17 10 (16.39%) MCSE

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 6 (9.84%) Confluence
2 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) SAN
2 6 (9.84%) FTP
3 5 (8.20%) HTTP
4 3 (4.92%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) SMTP
5 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.28%) VoIP
5 2 (3.28%) WinSCP
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) RS-232
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Electronic Patient Records
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) OLTP
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Rational Rhapsody
2 7 (11.48%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (9.84%) Hudson
3 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) JIRA
3 6 (9.84%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.64%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (4.92%) Electronics
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Architect
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Business Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Applications Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Integration Specialist
6 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.28%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) Web Services
2 27 (44.26%) REST
3 20 (32.79%) XML
4 18 (29.51%) WSDL
5 17 (27.87%) XSD
6 11 (18.03%) SOAP
7 4 (6.56%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) Ajax
8 3 (4.92%) ebXML
8 3 (4.92%) Itk
8 3 (4.92%) LAMP
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware
9 2 (3.28%) .NET
9 2 (3.28%) EDI
9 2 (3.28%) HTML
9 2 (3.28%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (3.28%) JMS
9 2 (3.28%) JSON
9 2 (3.28%) XSL
9 2 (3.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) NHS
2 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) ASTM
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) PKI
4 3 (4.92%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.28%) PACS
5 2 (3.28%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) SOA
2 23 (37.70%) Migration
3 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) TOGAF
3 22 (36.07%) Zachman Framework
4 21 (34.43%) MODAF
5 17 (27.87%) ITIL
6 14 (22.95%) Data Migration
7 13 (21.31%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (13.11%) Use Case
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) Transition Management
10 5 (8.20%) Workflow
11 4 (6.56%) Conflict Management
11 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) MUMPS
4 4 (6.56%) PHP
5 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.92%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.03%) Degree
4 10 (16.39%) MCSE
4 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (11.48%) MCSA
6 7 (11.48%) MCSD
7 3 (4.92%) CCNP
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.92%) RHCE
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) DICOM
1 2 (3.28%) SEPA
2 1 (1.64%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Docker
2 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.31%) Xen
3 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.56%) Samba
5 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 13 (21.31%) Citrix
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) Cerner
6 3 (4.92%) IBM
6 3 (4.92%) McKesson
6 3 (4.92%) MEDITECH
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) Remedy
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Perforce
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