Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Electronic Patient Records skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Electronic Patient Records over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Electronic Patient/Health/Medical Records (EPR, EHR, EMR)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 210 189
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 +3
Contract jobs citing Electronic Patient Records 23 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.078% 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 0.41% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
East of England median daily rate £371 £278 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.78% -20.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £186 £230 £340
90th Percentile £412 £342 £360
England median daily rate £415 £338 £313
% change year-on-year +22.96% +8.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.34 £99.00
% change year-on-year +10.62% -79.45% +253.57%

Electronic Patient Records is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 928 983 1,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.49% 19.21% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 569 691
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £303 £283 £233
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 41
East of England median hourly rate £30.95 £29.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -21.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £14.59 £16.18 £15.75
90th Percentile £46.88 £40.38 £46.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

Electronic Patient Records
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Electronic Patient Records as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronic Patient Records in the East of England

Electronic Patient Records
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Electronic Patient Records in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Electronic Patient Records in the East of England

Electronic Patient Records
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Electronic Patient Records in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Electronic Patient Records in the East of England

Electronic Patient Records
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Patient Records in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Electronic Patient Records in the East of England

Electronic Patient Records
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Patient Records within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 15 £375 +13.21% 1
Essex -13 6 - -
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £115 -
Electronic Patient Records
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Patient Records also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Electronic Patient Records.

1 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (78.26%) NHS
2 18 (78.26%) Informatics
2 18 (78.26%) HL7
2 18 (78.26%) Health Informatics
3 17 (73.91%) Analytics
3 17 (73.91%) Data Migration
3 17 (73.91%) Migration
3 17 (73.91%) PACS
3 17 (73.91%) e-Health
3 17 (73.91%) LIMS
3 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
6 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
7 6 (26.09%) Server Patching
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) QlikView
8 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (13.04%) Information Governance
9 3 (13.04%) Lorenzo
9 3 (13.04%) SQL

Electronic Patient Records
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Lorenzo
2 1 (4.35%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) NHS
2 17 (73.91%) e-Health
2 17 (73.91%) LIMS
2 17 (73.91%) PACS
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) NPfIT
3 1 (4.35%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
1 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 10
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (78.26%) Health Informatics
2 18 (78.26%) Informatics
3 17 (73.91%) Analytics
3 17 (73.91%) Data Migration
3 17 (73.91%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Server Patching
5 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.04%) Information Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
8 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) People Management
8 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) HL7
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cerner
3 1 (4.35%) Civica
3 1 (4.35%) MEDITECH