The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 64 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 2 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.32% 3.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 1.02% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 26
Average daily rate
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£263 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.44 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.87 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.81% -12.55%
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East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 196 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.58% 31.61% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 109
Average daily rate £325 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £517 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 33
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £18.58 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Cerner
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Author
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Author
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Information Management
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) Cerner
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
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