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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 69 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.53% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 2.15% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Median daily rate £260 £300 £199
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £270 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+37.31% -8.66%
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
236 186 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.33% 24.87% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 125 132
Median daily rate £350 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £94.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -84.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -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 26 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Analytics
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (25.00%) QA
2 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) MS Project
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) MS Access
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
6 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) New Media
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Sass

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 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) CANoe
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Consultant
1 4 (16.67%) Governance Consultant
1 4 (16.67%) Information Governance Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Author
2 3 (12.50%) Head of Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Governance Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Communications
3 2 (8.33%) Information Governance Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Access Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS3
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) Material Design
1 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) New Media
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Analytics
1 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Market Research
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Google
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