The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.85% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -10.00%
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 Croydon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 24.58% 26.67% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Average daily rate £400 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +35.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.92 £21.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.75% -22.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

NHS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Cerner
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cerner Millennium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Cerner