The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 42 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.28% 5.45% 2.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 23.61% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £190 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.21
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.55%
NHS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.41% 23.08% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 33
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £156 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

NHS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Development
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau