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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 60 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.35% 1.39% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 5.68% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% -93.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -16.66%
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
184 88 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.17% 24.51% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 54 26
Median daily rate £400 £494 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +40.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.00 £23.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 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 Coventry region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (33.33%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory