The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 38 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 2.14% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 8.09% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £127 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.30% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £210 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £365 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.12%
NHS
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 136 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.86% 26.51% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 86
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £640 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.64% -42.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

NHS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) NHS BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft