Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Health in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited e-Health over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

eHealth
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 880 840
Rank change year-on-year +16 -40 -6
Contract jobs citing e-Health 11 16 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.015% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.046% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
UK median daily rate £363 £364 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% -13.13% +19.64%
10th Percentile £321 £309 £266
90th Percentile £394 £388 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £306
% change year-on-year +10.34% +18.37% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

e-Health is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34092 34695 37236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.62% 33.09% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22621 22783 23665
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1190 1468
UK median hourly rate £20.66 £20.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +6.41% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

e-Health
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing e-Health as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for e-Health in the UK

e-Health
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for e-Health in the UK

e-Health
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for e-Health in the UK

e-Health
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing e-Health within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +19 11 £363 -2.03% 1
London -20 8 £325 -16.13% 1
UK excluding London +12 3 £400 +10.34% 1
South East +1 3 £400 +9.59%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing e-Health 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 e-Health.

1 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) NHS
1 7 (63.64%) LIMS
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
1 7 (63.64%) PACS
1 7 (63.64%) Informatics
1 7 (63.64%) HL7
1 7 (63.64%) Data Migration
1 7 (63.64%) Health Informatics
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Electronic Patient Records
2 4 (36.36%) SEO
3 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) IronPort
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Thales
4 2 (18.18%) Tableau
4 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 2 (18.18%) PuTTY
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
4 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
4 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) TACACS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco

e-Health
Co-occurring 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) PuTTY
1 2 (18.18%) TACACS
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Introscope
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) LIMS
1 7 (63.64%) NHS
1 7 (63.64%) PACS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Data Migration
1 7 (63.64%) Health Informatics
1 7 (63.64%) Informatics
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) SEO
3 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
1 2 (18.18%) Cerner
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) F5
1 2 (18.18%) IronPort
1 2 (18.18%) Juniper
1 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau
1 2 (18.18%) Thales
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetQoS
2 1 (9.09%) Nimsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy