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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 62 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 2 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.34% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.55% 1.10% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 30
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£208 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.44 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
NHS
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
169 181 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.56% 30.52% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 64 107
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £585 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 31
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 5 £200 - 2
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Cerner
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) LIMS
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Author
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Author
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) LIMS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Validation
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Information Management
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu
1 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.88%) Cerner
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
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