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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Level 7 (HL7)
Rank 596 605 601
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing HL7 45 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.061% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.92% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 12
Median daily rate £455 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £315 £250
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
4908 5081 4917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.14% 9.37% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3116 3213 3009
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 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 165 236
Median hourly rate £23.56 £21.55 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £54.29 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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 25 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 12 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 25 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 0 45 £455 +46.77% 8
South West +13 22 £600 +71.42% 2
London +5 17 £375 +3.44% 1
Wiltshire - 13 £600 -
Corsham - 9 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £638 -
East of England - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £463 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +45 1 £475 +58.33%
West Midlands -7 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £335 - 1

HL7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 43 (51.81%) Web Services
1 43 (51.81%) XML
1 43 (51.81%) NHS
2 33 (39.76%) SOA
2 33 (39.76%) REST
3 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (33.73%) WSDL
4 28 (33.73%) XSD
4 28 (33.73%) SQL
5 22 (26.51%) Java
5 22 (26.51%) SOAP
6 21 (25.30%) Migration
6 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
7 19 (22.89%) Zachman Framework
7 19 (22.89%) TOGAF
8 18 (21.69%) XSLT
8 18 (21.69%) FTP
8 18 (21.69%) HTTP
8 18 (21.69%) MODAF
9 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
10 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
10 15 (18.07%) EDI
10 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
10 15 (18.07%) JSON
11 14 (16.87%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
11 14 (16.87%) SWIFT
11 14 (16.87%) WinSCP
11 14 (16.87%) Defect Tracking
11 14 (16.87%) SEPA

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 (16.87%) MQSeries
1 14 (16.87%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 6 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (7.23%) Confluence
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.05%) MS Project
2 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) GitHub
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.69%) FTP
1 18 (21.69%) HTTP
2 14 (16.87%) HTTPS
2 14 (16.87%) WinSCP
3 6 (7.23%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) SMTP
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
6 1 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Electronic Patient Records
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.20%) OLTP
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) ClearCase
1 14 (16.87%) XMLSpy
2 7 (8.43%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (7.23%) Hudson
3 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 6 (7.23%) Maven
3 6 (7.23%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Electronics
2 1 (1.20%) Games
2 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) Architect
4 15 (18.07%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.05%) Lead Test Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Designer
7 7 (8.43%) Integration Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Integration Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Business Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Integration Specialist
10 4 (4.82%) Applications Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.41%) Integration Consultant
12 2 (2.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) Web Services
1 43 (51.81%) XML
2 33 (39.76%) REST
3 28 (33.73%) WSDL
3 28 (33.73%) XSD
4 22 (26.51%) SOAP
5 18 (21.69%) XSLT
6 15 (18.07%) EDI
6 15 (18.07%) JSON
7 14 (16.87%) JMS
7 14 (16.87%) Middleware
7 14 (16.87%) XSL
8 10 (12.05%) .NET
8 10 (12.05%) HTML
9 4 (4.82%) ODBC
10 3 (3.61%) Itk
11 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (51.81%) NHS
2 14 (16.87%) SWIFT
3 8 (9.64%) DataPower
4 6 (7.23%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.02%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.82%) ASTM
7 3 (3.61%) PACS
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.41%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) SOA
2 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) Migration
4 19 (22.89%) TOGAF
4 19 (22.89%) Zachman Framework
5 18 (21.69%) MODAF
6 14 (16.87%) Defect Tracking
6 14 (16.87%) EAI
7 13 (15.66%) Data Migration
7 13 (15.66%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.46%) Project Management
9 10 (12.05%) Test Management
10 9 (10.84%) Functional Testing
10 9 (10.84%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
11 8 (9.64%) ITIL
12 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.23%) Use Case
12 6 (7.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) SQL
2 22 (26.51%) Java
3 5 (6.02%) MUMPS
3 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.02%) Tcl
4 4 (4.82%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.23%) Degree
4 6 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.23%) MCSA
4 6 (7.23%) MCSD
4 6 (7.23%) MCSE
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) SEPA
2 6 (7.23%) DICOM
3 4 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.20%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Docker
1 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (14.46%) Xen
2 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) Samba
4 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) HP
2 14 (16.87%) Remedy
2 14 (16.87%) VMware
3 13 (15.66%) IBM
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle
4 12 (14.46%) Citrix
5 3 (3.61%) Cerner
5 3 (3.61%) McKesson
5 3 (3.61%) MEDITECH
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Sybase
6 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
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