Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Health Informatics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Health Informatics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

Healthcare Informatics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 857 844
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13 -20
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 24 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
England median daily rate £300 £95 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +215.79% -76.26% +14.36%
10th Percentile £145 £91 £185
90th Percentile £440 £338 £498
UK median daily rate £300 £103 £385
% change year-on-year +192.68% -73.38% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
England median hourly rate £8.83 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.77% - -
UK median hourly rate £8.83 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year -19.77% - -

Health Informatics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Health Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Health Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Health Informatics in England

Health Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Health Informatics in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Health Informatics in England

Health Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Health Informatics in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Health Informatics in England

Health Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Health Informatics in England

Health Informatics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
London -7 13 £313 -3.85% 1
North of England +55 9 £150 +57.89% 3
Yorkshire +24 5 £288 +210.81% 1
North East +67 4 £150 +46.34%
South East 0 1 £300 -
East of England -7 1 - -
Health Informatics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Health Informatics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Health Informatics.

1 24 (100.00%) Informatics
2 13 (54.17%) NHS
3 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Migration
5 8 (33.33%) Marketing
5 8 (33.33%) Resource Management
6 7 (29.17%) HL7
6 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
6 7 (29.17%) Analytics
6 7 (29.17%) Electronic Patient Records
6 7 (29.17%) PACS
6 7 (29.17%) e-Health
6 7 (29.17%) LIMS
6 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) SEO
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Cerner
8 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
8 3 (12.50%) QA
8 3 (12.50%) Tableau
9 2 (8.33%) Office 365
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (8.33%) Statistics

Health Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) MS Access
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Tableau Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Healthcare Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Healthcare Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) UX Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Workstream Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Workstream Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) NHS
2 7 (29.17%) e-Health
2 7 (29.17%) LIMS
2 7 (29.17%) PACS
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Informatics
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 8 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 7 (29.17%) Analytics
5 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) SEO
7 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Statistics
9 1 (4.17%) Biology
9 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
9 1 (4.17%) Service Continuity Management
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.17%) Web Development
9 1 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) HL7
2 3 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cerner
2 3 (12.50%) Tableau
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco