The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 13 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.55% 8.82% 17.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 28.57% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £200 £175 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £163 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -16.66%
NHS
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 27.27% 30.88% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 6
Median daily rate £195 £288 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.17% -30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £160 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £343 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -30.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Database Theory
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware