The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 138 103 129
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Contract jobs citing NHS 28 118 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.99% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 5.18% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 92 41
Median daily rate £308 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £171 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £20.83 £44.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+37.31% -8.66%
NHS
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1367 2280 2238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.19% 38.52% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1832 1618
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.33 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.52% +0.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for NHS.

1 26 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.58%) HTML
4 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
5 12 (19.35%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) CSS
7 9 (14.52%) Windows
7 9 (14.52%) CSS3
8 8 (12.90%) Front End Development
8 8 (12.90%) jQuery
8 8 (12.90%) HTML5
9 7 (11.29%) User Experience
9 7 (11.29%) PHP
9 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.29%) VMware
10 6 (9.68%) Java
10 6 (9.68%) Linux
10 6 (9.68%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
10 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (8.06%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (8.06%) Node.js
11 5 (8.06%) Finance
12 4 (6.45%) Validation
12 4 (6.45%) MS Office
12 4 (6.45%) Adobe
12 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (6.45%) Marketing
12 4 (6.45%) Interactive Media
12 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Drupal
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.23%) WordPress
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Kentico
3 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.61%) InDesign
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) DHCP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) FTP
3 1 (1.61%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.61%) QlikView
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Xcode
2 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.61%) Grunt
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Interactive Media
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Information Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.23%) Administrator
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) CSS
3 9 (14.52%) CSS3
4 8 (12.90%) HTML5
4 8 (12.90%) jQuery
5 5 (8.06%) Node.js
6 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.84%) .NET
7 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.84%) React
8 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.23%) LESS
8 2 (3.23%) REST
8 2 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.23%) XHTML
9 1 (1.61%) Core Animation
9 1 (1.61%) JBoss Seam
9 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (1.61%) Animation
3 1 (1.61%) Blog
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Online Games
3 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.61%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (12.90%) Front End Development
3 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.45%) Validation
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
5 3 (4.84%) Service Design
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.23%) Information Management
6 2 (3.23%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (3.23%) MVC
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.23%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 7 (11.29%) PHP
4 6 (9.68%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.23%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSA
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) PMP
2 1 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
1 7 (11.29%) VMware
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe
3 3 (4.84%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Symantec
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