The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent - - 16.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -3.22%
NHS
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 31.25% 40.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £400 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

NHS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) MEDITECH

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MEDITECH
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft