The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 55 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing NHS 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.66% 1.00% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 4.17% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate £230 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £217 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £346 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
132 144 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.31% 24.00% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 85
Average daily rate £355 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £187 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 26
Average hourly rate £26.75 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
NHS
East of England

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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) NHS Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Informatics
1 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Android Development
2 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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