The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 1.32% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£183 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 27.63% 17.50% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Average daily rate £269 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
NHS
Bedfordshire

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Bedford region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Bedford region.

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

NHS
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Product Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation