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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 18 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.36% 18.42% 5.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.35% 46.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
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£175 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £282 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £470 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.85 £15.19 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.83% -5.04%
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
31 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 27.68% 39.47% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 6
Average daily rate £300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £158 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £491 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.69 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.55% +112.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 29 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (25.00%) NHS Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Governance Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) NHS Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
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