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 22 June 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.

Healthcare Informatics
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 620 632
Rank change year-on-year +23 +12  
Contract jobs citing Health Informatics 18 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.056% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 8
Median daily rate £244 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.82% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £283 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £700 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -43.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.38% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +119.04% -  

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 39590 44959 45378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.37% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25806 29818 29077
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1062 1087 1274
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Health Informatics.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Health Informatics in the UK

Health Informatics
Top 18 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 22 June 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 +38 15 £210 -42.06% 4
London +11 4 £300 -17.24% 3
East of England -1 4 - -
Essex - 4 - -
Chelmsford - 4 - -
South East +23 3 £160 -
Wales - 3 £325 -
Tyne and Wear +76 2 £170 +54.54%
North East +68 2 £170 +54.54%
Yorkshire +27 2 £160 -55.86% 1
City of London +5 2 £370 -5.73% 3
South Wales - 2 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £170 -
Kent - 2 £212 -
Cardiff - 2 £350 -
Berkshire +17 1 £108 -
Slough +6 1 £108 -
Westminster - 1 £440 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 33 (100.00%) Informatics
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) NHS
3 12 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 12 (36.36%) Marketing
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
7 5 (15.15%) Firewall
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco
7 5 (15.15%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) WAN
8 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) WLAN
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.12%) Change Management
8 4 (12.12%) Wireless
8 4 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (12.12%) Break/Fix
8 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) High Availability
8 4 (12.12%) Big Data
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Health Informatics
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 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) Wireless
2 4 (12.12%) WLAN
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Break Fix Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Printer Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Principal Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Principal Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) POSIX
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) LINQ
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) WinForms
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) NHS
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (9.09%) EPoS
5 2 (6.06%) e-Health
6 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Informatics
2 12 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 4 (12.12%) Break/Fix
3 4 (12.12%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (12.12%) High Availability
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (6.06%) Information Management
5 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) Go
3 2 (6.06%) Haskell
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) R
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Scala
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 2 (6.06%) CISA
5 2 (6.06%) CISM
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) GSEC
5 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCIE
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) HL7
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
1 2 (6.06%) KVM
1 2 (6.06%) LXC
1 2 (6.06%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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