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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 131 101 154
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +53
Contract jobs citing NHS 30 113 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.94% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 5.05% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 90 32
Median daily rate £300 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £20.83 £70.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.78% -3.44%
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
1311 2237 2222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.24% 38.35% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1078 1781 1656
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.63 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.07% +4.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.84 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £51.30 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.81%) Windows
5 12 (16.44%) HTML
6 9 (12.33%) CSS
7 8 (10.96%) Front End Development
8 7 (9.59%) jQuery
8 7 (9.59%) ITIL
9 6 (8.22%) Finance
9 6 (8.22%) VMware
9 6 (8.22%) PHP
9 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (8.22%) Node.js
9 6 (8.22%) CSS3
9 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
9 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.22%) User Experience
10 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.85%) HTML5
10 5 (6.85%) Interactive Media
10 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.85%) Project Management
10 5 (6.85%) .NET
10 5 (6.85%) Linux
10 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (6.85%) Marketing
11 4 (5.48%) MVC

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 (4.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.74%) WordPress
3 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
3 1 (1.37%) Kentico
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) InDesign
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) DHCP
1 2 (2.74%) DNS
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.74%) QlikView
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.74%) Xcode
2 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Grunt
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Interactive Media
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Analyst
3 7 (9.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
3 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) C++ Developer
5 4 (5.48%) Information Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) iOS Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Magento Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) HTML
2 9 (12.33%) CSS
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 6 (8.22%) CSS3
4 6 (8.22%) Node.js
5 5 (6.85%) .NET
5 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.85%) HTML5
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.11%) React
7 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.74%) LESS
7 2 (2.74%) PhoneGap
7 2 (2.74%) REST
7 2 (2.74%) Sass
7 2 (2.74%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) Online Games
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Animation
5 1 (1.37%) Blog
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.37%) Informatics
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.96%) Front End Development
3 7 (9.59%) ITIL
4 5 (6.85%) Project Management
5 4 (5.48%) MVC
5 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.11%) iOS Development
6 3 (4.11%) Migration
6 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.11%) Service Design
7 2 (2.74%) Analytics
7 2 (2.74%) Change Control
7 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.74%) Information Management
7 2 (2.74%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (2.74%) Product Management
7 2 (2.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.22%) PHP
4 4 (5.48%) C++
5 3 (4.11%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) VMware
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix
3 3 (4.11%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Avaya
5 1 (1.37%) Dell
5 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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