Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 836 898
Rank change year-on-year -31 +62 -31
Contract jobs citing e-Health 34 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.046% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 13
UK median daily rate £398 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% +7.59% -23.68%
10th Percentile £333 £329 £302
90th Percentile £495 £440 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +15.38% +7.59% -14.71%
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 35,377 32,575 37,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.95% 34.19% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,003 21,170 24,586
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,118 1,109 1,237
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.42% -9.52% +20.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing e-Health over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 11 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 20 July 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
England -13 27 £424 -5.83% 10
UK excluding London -21 26 £450 +15.38% 4
East of England +12 10 - -
London -45 6 £375 - 6
South East -27 5 £450 - 1
Scotland -39 5 £215 -34.85%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Midlands - 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing e-Health 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 with a requirement for e-Health.

1 19 (55.88%) Analytics
2 17 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 17 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 17 (50.00%) PACS
2 17 (50.00%) Informatics
2 17 (50.00%) HL7
2 17 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (50.00%) LIMS
2 17 (50.00%) Migration
2 17 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) NHS
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Linux
6 8 (23.53%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) Information Governance
8 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (14.71%) CCNA
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (14.71%) WAN
9 5 (14.71%) DNS
9 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.71%) Unix

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 17 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) Extranet
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) Multicast
3 4 (11.76%) OSPF
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) HTTP
4 3 (8.82%) Skype
5 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.94%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.94%) TACACS
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.76%) QlikView
4 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.94%) Introscope
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Project Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (8.82%) REST
1 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) LIMS
1 17 (50.00%) PACS
2 11 (32.35%) NHS
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Eurex
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Life Science
5 2 (5.88%) mHealth
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Analytics
2 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 17 (50.00%) Health Informatics
2 17 (50.00%) Informatics
2 17 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Information Governance
4 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 4 (11.76%) Network Design
4 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) PHP
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) HL7
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Capistrano
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) CA
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.76%) Meraki
3 4 (11.76%) Reuters
3 4 (11.76%) SevOne
4 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 2 (5.88%) Arista
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.94%) Cerner
6 1 (2.94%) IronPort
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) NetQoS
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.94%) Thales