The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Healthcare Informatics
UK
Rank 586 628 612
Rank change year-on-year +42 -16  
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 10 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.032% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
Median daily rate £275 £413 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +37.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £213 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £700 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £463 £288
% change year-on-year -32.43% +60.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.61% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +110.61% -  

Health Informatics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37647 43912 41983
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.85% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24815 28793 26009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1109 1205
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Health Informatics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Health Informatics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Health Informatics in the UK

Health Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Health Informatics in the UK

Health Informatics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Health Informatics over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Health Informatics in the UK

Health Informatics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Health Informatics in the UK

Health Informatics
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +31 9 £241 -41.57% 2
South East +27 3 £108 -76.11% 1
West Midlands - 3 £313 -
Birmingham - 2 £275 -
Kent - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +24 1 £108 -76.75%
London +22 1 £207 -44.80%
Cheshire - 1 £108 -
North West - 1 £108 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Staffordshire - 1 £350 -
Warrington - 1 £108 -
Slough - 1 £108 -
Leeds - 1 £450 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £350 -

Health Informatics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for Health Informatics.

1 18 (100.00%) Informatics
2 14 (77.78%) Marketing
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) Resource Management
3 5 (27.78%) EPoS
4 3 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Management
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) DNS

Health Informatics
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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) WLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya Modular Messaging
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
1 14 (77.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Printer Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EPoS
2 3 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Informatics
2 14 (77.78%) Resource Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Information Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya
3 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
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