The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 47 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing NHS 52 53 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.25% 3.69% 4.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.33% 14.40% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 35
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £218 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £11.21 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.26% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £119.80 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
459 368 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.69% 25.63% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 199 172
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £523 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 29
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -31.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.63 £36.00 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.57%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

NHS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +2 11 £300 +4.34% 5
Nottinghamshire -14 6 £245 -45.55% 1
Northamptonshire +3 3 - - 2
Leicestershire +2 3 £350 +47.36% 1
Lincolnshire 0 1 £140 -30.00%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 19 (22.35%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
3 16 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.76%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.24%) PHP
9 5 (5.88%) Web Development
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.88%) Digital Media
9 5 (5.88%) MySQL
9 5 (5.88%) MS Office
9 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
9 5 (5.88%) Migration
10 4 (4.71%) Finance
10 4 (4.71%) ITIL
10 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
10 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.71%) HL7
10 4 (4.71%) Informatics
10 4 (4.71%) Information Management
10 4 (4.71%) Line Management
10 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (3.53%) QlikView
11 3 (3.53%) Degree

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.35%) Drupal
2 1 (1.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) SAN
1 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) QlikView
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Enterprise
7 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Legal
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
2 1 (1.18%) Retail
2 1 (1.18%) Billing
2 1 (1.18%) Marketing
2 1 (1.18%) Electronics
2 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Developer
2 16 (18.82%) Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Architect
5 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Integration Specialist
6 4 (4.71%) Trainer
7 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (3.53%) NHS Project Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) Clinical Coder
8 2 (2.35%) NHS Business Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Informatics
3 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.35%) PACS
3 2 (2.35%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.18%) DTV
4 1 (1.18%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (11.76%) Project Management
3 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.88%) Migration
4 5 (5.88%) Web Development
5 4 (4.71%) ITIL
5 4 (4.71%) Information Management
5 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (4.71%) Line Management
6 3 (3.53%) Time Management
6 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.53%) Change Management
7 2 (2.35%) CRM
7 2 (2.35%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.35%) ETL
7 2 (2.35%) Analytics
7 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.35%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 7 (8.24%) PHP
3 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) PHP4
4 1 (1.18%) C
4 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) HL7
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.18%) EMC
2 1 (1.18%) Tableau
2 1 (1.18%) SAP
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco
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