The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 76 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 2.64% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £325 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 £13.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.19 £15.00 £14.21
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +5.55%
NHS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
328 454 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.27% 34.87% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 199 151
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 22
Median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £15.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +7.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £40.00 £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
High Wycombe - 3 £300 - 2
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Informatics
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) QA

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft