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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 48 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing NHS 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% 1.27% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.57% 4.32% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate
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£255 £130 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £306 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
105 139 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.96% 29.51% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 82 56
Average daily rate £325 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £163 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 20
Average hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £21.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £60.00 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) LIMS
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) PMP
5 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.67%) McKesson

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) LIMS
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) McKesson
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