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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eHealth
UK
Rank 587 617 614
Rank change year-on-year +30 -3  
Contract jobs citing e-Health 12 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.067% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £450 £326 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -25.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £326 £440
% change year-on-year +37.93% -25.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14330 16380 15830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.04% 31.01% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9234 10679 9585
Median daily rate £443 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 554 655
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

e-Health
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing e-Health as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing e-Health.

Contractor hourly rate trend for e-Health in the UK

e-Health
Top 14 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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 +39 12 £450 +33.33% 2
South East +21 9 £450 +24.13%
Milton Keynes - 8 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £450 -
East of England -3 2 - - 1
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Slough +5 1 - -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Camborne - 1 - - 1
Saffron Walden - 1 - - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -

e-Health
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (73.68%) CA
2 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) CCNA
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (47.37%) Remedy
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) NetQoS
6 7 (36.84%) SCOM
6 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
6 7 (36.84%) F5
6 7 (36.84%) Nimsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Introscope
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
7 6 (31.58%) VoIP
7 6 (31.58%) IVR
7 6 (31.58%) ADSL
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
7 6 (31.58%) Avaya
7 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
8 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (26.32%) Unix

e-Health
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 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) MPLS
4 6 (31.58%) ADSL
4 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
4 6 (31.58%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) Broadband
7 2 (10.53%) ISDN
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
8 1 (5.26%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Introscope
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Monitoring Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Operations Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Network Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) IVR
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Informatics
5 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Physics
5 2 (10.53%) SABSA
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) C++
1 2 (10.53%) Go
1 2 (10.53%) Haskell
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) R
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCNA
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) GSEC
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) OCA
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
1 2 (10.53%) KVM
1 2 (10.53%) LXC
1 2 (10.53%) Xen
2 1 (5.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) CA Wily
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (5.26%) Mesos
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) CA
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Remedy
4 8 (42.11%) NetQoS
5 7 (36.84%) F5
5 7 (36.84%) Nimsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) Avaya
7 4 (21.05%) Genesys
8 3 (15.79%) Juniper
9 1 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) Pegasus
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Camborne, Cornwall
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