Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 January 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.

Healthcare Informatics
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 216 242
Rank change year-on-year +13 +26 -42
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.018% 0.016% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.019% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
North West median daily rate - - £322
England median daily rate £313 £95 £413
% change year-on-year +228.95% -76.97% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £9.50 £14.55
% change year-on-year - -34.69% -

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,464 5,177 6,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.12% 84.54% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,901 3,360 4,216
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 154 272
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.86% -23.66% +64.97%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.08 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.25 £52.61 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Health Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Health Informatics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Health Informatics in the North West

Health Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Health Informatics in the North West

Health Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Health Informatics in the North West

Health Informatics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Manchester - 1 - -
Health Informatics
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Health Informatics.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Health Informatics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet