The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 15 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 29 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.68% 7.80% 4.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.89% 24.09% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 11
Median daily rate £281 £303 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £199 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.70 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.31 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +3.36%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
112 137 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.53% 32.39% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 105 60
Median daily rate £325 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for NHS.

1 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
4 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
5 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 11 (21.57%) Use Case
7 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.61%) ISEB
7 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) Service Management
9 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
10 7 (13.73%) Informatics
10 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
11 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
11 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.76%) Finance
11 6 (11.76%) Scrum
12 5 (9.80%) XML
12 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.80%) Information Management
12 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (9.80%) Degree
12 5 (9.80%) Change Control
12 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (7.84%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 3 (5.88%) MS Project
3 3 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) OLAP
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.92%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.92%) MSTest
3 2 (3.92%) NUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Lead Test Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) NHS Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Project Officer
5 4 (7.84%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (7.84%) Support Officer
6 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Product Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) XML
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (3.92%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.96%) jQuery
4 1 (1.96%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.96%) XSD
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.92%) LIMS
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 14 (27.45%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
5 11 (21.57%) Use Case
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Service Management
8 7 (13.73%) Informatics
8 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
9 6 (11.76%) Scrum
9 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.80%) Change Control
10 5 (9.80%) Information Management
10 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
11 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.84%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) ISEB
2 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) HL7
2 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Fiorano
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.96%) HP
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