The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 70 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 1.84% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 5.93% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 3
Median daily rate £419 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £600 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
NHS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
222 253 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.02% 31.04% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 191 158
Median daily rate £363 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £161 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £37.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for NHS.

1 7 (35.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (30.00%) NetApp
3 4 (20.00%) Veritas
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (15.00%) Informatics
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) VBScript
4 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) WebEx
5 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.00%) Server Patching
5 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (10.00%) Dell Compellent

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) WebEx
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (5.00%) Sahi
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (5.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
1 4 (20.00%) PMO Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Assistant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (15.00%) Informatics
3 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Change Control
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (10.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.00%) TDD
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) NetApp
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec
2 4 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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