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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 41 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing NHS 59 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.73% 3.58% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.92% 15.57% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £14.80 £7.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £16.40 £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.64
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.84%
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
424 379 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.82% 23.00% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 180 137
Average daily rate £350 £325 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £7.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £55.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 - 7 £225 - 3
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £450 +44.00% 3
Northamptonshire +1 4 £300 +41.17%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
3 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
4 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
5 12 (10.62%) Active Directory
5 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.62%) Windows
6 11 (9.73%) Information Governance
7 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.96%) Cisco
8 9 (7.96%) Business Objects
8 9 (7.96%) VMware
9 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (7.08%) Data Extraction
9 8 (7.08%) Informatics
9 8 (7.08%) Project Management
9 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
9 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
9 8 (7.08%) Windows 7
10 7 (6.19%) Data Governance
10 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
10 7 (6.19%) DNA
10 7 (6.19%) Statistics
10 7 (6.19%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (6.19%) Finance
11 6 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (4.42%) Migration

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
1 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.54%) QlikView
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 7 (6.19%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Electronics
2 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Analyst
2 23 (20.35%) Information Analyst
3 13 (11.50%) Developer
4 11 (9.73%) NHS Information Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Trainer
6 6 (5.31%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Clinical Coder
7 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.65%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Consultant
9 3 (2.65%) Information Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.65%) IT Trainer
9 3 (2.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) .NET
1 1 (0.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Data Extraction
1 8 (7.08%) Informatics
2 7 (6.19%) Statistics
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.88%) SystemC
6 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.88%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (9.73%) Information Governance
3 8 (7.08%) Project Management
4 7 (6.19%) Data Governance
4 7 (6.19%) DNA
4 7 (6.19%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (4.42%) Migration
6 4 (3.54%) TOGAF
6 4 (3.54%) ITIL
7 3 (2.65%) ETL
7 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.65%) Information Management
7 3 (2.65%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.77%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.77%) PRINCE
8 2 (1.77%) Service Management
8 2 (1.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (0.88%) Line Management
9 1 (0.88%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.77%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Cisco
2 9 (7.96%) Business Objects
2 9 (7.96%) VMware
3 4 (3.54%) NetApp
3 4 (3.54%) Tableau
4 3 (2.65%) EMC
5 2 (1.77%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.88%) McKesson
6 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Remedy
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £175.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates of pay
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Derbyshire
Med Team Primary Care Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive Hourly Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Lincolnshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottinghamshire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago