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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 94 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -18
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.67% 2.24% 3.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 7.20% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 36
Median daily rate £338 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £254 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
472 486 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.59% 31.13% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 281 253
Median daily rate £400 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.28 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% +8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £38.25 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 4 - - 1
Leicestershire -3 1 £450 +42.85%
Lincolnshire -6 1 £525 +95.34%
Derbyshire -6 1 - -
Northamptonshire -19 1 £450 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) CCNP
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.09%) ISEB
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) BPMN
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Scanning

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) VLAN
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) Power BI
3 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) NHS Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) CRM Manager
6 2 (6.06%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Manager
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) NHS Information Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Handset
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) Informatics
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.09%) BPMN
4 3 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 3 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
5 2 (6.06%) ETL
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.03%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) CCNP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Dell
3 1 (3.03%) Oneserve
3 1 (3.03%) Qualys
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau