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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 616 600 600
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing HL7 31 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.072% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.79% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £448 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
4967 5065 5075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.93% 9.08% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3148 3099 3068
Median daily rate £425 £405 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 166 227
Median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £47.33 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +38.09%

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 3 May 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 24 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 3 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 -30 28 £375 - 6
London -20 18 £375 -13.04% 1
South West -5 3 £338 -12.90%
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +33 1 £475 -
Yorkshire +4 1 £395 - 1
Wales -2 1 - -
South East -4 1 £400 +29.03% 2
South Wales -5 1 - -
West Midlands -6 1 - - 1
Cardiff -19 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £335 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £388 -
Wimbledon - 1 £475 -
Sheffield - 1 £395 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £395 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £388 -
County Antrim - 1 £388 -

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 35 (51.47%) NHS
2 33 (48.53%) XML
3 30 (44.12%) SQL
4 26 (38.24%) Web Services
5 24 (35.29%) SOAP
6 22 (32.35%) Java
7 20 (29.41%) HTTP
8 18 (26.47%) FTP
8 18 (26.47%) XSLT
9 15 (22.06%) XSD
9 15 (22.06%) WSDL
9 15 (22.06%) EDI
9 15 (22.06%) JSON
10 14 (20.59%) JMS
10 14 (20.59%) EAI
10 14 (20.59%) SOA
10 14 (20.59%) ClearCase
10 14 (20.59%) XMLSpy
10 14 (20.59%) Middleware
10 14 (20.59%) Remedy
10 14 (20.59%) HTTPS
10 14 (20.59%) HP
10 14 (20.59%) XSL
10 14 (20.59%) MQSeries
10 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 14 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (20.59%) SWIFT
10 14 (20.59%) REST
10 14 (20.59%) WinSCP
10 14 (20.59%) Defect Tracking

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 (20.59%) MQSeries
1 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 11 (16.18%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) MS Project
2 10 (14.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) HTTP
2 18 (26.47%) FTP
3 14 (20.59%) HTTPS
3 14 (20.59%) WinSCP
4 5 (7.35%) SMTP
5 2 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) DNS
6 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Electronic Patient Records
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.47%) OLTP
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) ClearCase
1 14 (20.59%) XMLSpy
2 9 (13.24%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Electronics
2 1 (1.47%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Lead Test Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Designer
6 8 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Integration Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Integration Specialist
9 4 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Integration Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Tester
12 1 (1.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) XML
2 26 (38.24%) Web Services
3 24 (35.29%) SOAP
4 18 (26.47%) XSLT
5 15 (22.06%) EDI
5 15 (22.06%) JSON
5 15 (22.06%) WSDL
5 15 (22.06%) XSD
6 14 (20.59%) JMS
6 14 (20.59%) Middleware
6 14 (20.59%) REST
6 14 (20.59%) XSL
7 10 (14.71%) .NET
7 10 (14.71%) HTML
8 4 (5.88%) ODBC
9 3 (4.41%) Itk
9 3 (4.41%) WCF
10 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (51.47%) NHS
2 14 (20.59%) SWIFT
3 8 (11.76%) DataPower
4 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.88%) ASTM
6 3 (4.41%) PACS
7 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Unix
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Defect Tracking
1 14 (20.59%) EAI
1 14 (20.59%) SOA
2 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Project Management
2 13 (19.12%) Software Testing
3 10 (14.71%) PRINCE2
3 10 (14.71%) Test Management
4 9 (13.24%) Functional Testing
4 9 (13.24%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
5 6 (8.82%) Workflow
6 5 (7.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Scrum
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.94%) MVC
8 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) SQL
2 22 (32.35%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.35%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) MUMPS
4 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Tcl
5 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.94%) C
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) SEPA
2 6 (8.82%) DICOM
3 4 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.47%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Samba
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) HP
1 14 (20.59%) Remedy
2 13 (19.12%) IBM
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Cerner
4 5 (7.35%) MEDITECH
5 4 (5.88%) McKesson
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
London
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 25 days ago