The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 45 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing NHS 21 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.66% 2.11% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.24% 7.59% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 8
Median daily rate £319 £300 £184
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +63.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £201 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.88 £14.36
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.62%
NHS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
255 224 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.28% 27.86% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 161 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.18% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for NHS.

1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Analytics
3 6 (18.75%) Data Quality
3 6 (18.75%) QA
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) MS Project
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 4 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.38%) MS Access
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.38%) Marketing
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Lorenzo
1 1 (3.13%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MS Access
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) QlikView
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CANoe
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Analyst
1 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Governance Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Information Governance Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Author
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Head of Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Governance Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Head of Communications
4 2 (6.25%) Information Governance Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) CSS3
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
1 1 (3.13%) Material Design
1 1 (3.13%) MDX
1 1 (3.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) New Media
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) Analytics
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Business Development
7 1 (3.13%) Content Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Validation
7 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Data Quality
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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