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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 63 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing NHS 32 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 4.04% 3.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.97% 15.68% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 31
Average daily rate
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£313 £263 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +11.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £314 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £10.62 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £28.29 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £14.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -18.80%
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
459 389 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.44% 25.78% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 191 151
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £454 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.69 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.81 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £35.00 £34.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -5 5 £300 +33.33% 4
Nottinghamshire -15 5 £294 +12.98% 2
Lincolnshire +3 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (30.00%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (12.22%) Project Management
5 10 (11.11%) Migration
5 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.89%) PHP
8 7 (7.78%) MS Office
9 6 (6.67%) ITIL
9 6 (6.67%) MySQL
9 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (5.56%) Web Development
10 5 (5.56%) Degree
10 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.56%) Digital Media
11 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (4.44%) Windows
11 4 (4.44%) CRM
11 4 (4.44%) .NET
11 4 (4.44%) ETL
11 4 (4.44%) Validation
11 4 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (4.44%) Informatics
11 4 (4.44%) HL7
12 3 (3.33%) Drupal
12 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (3.33%) Drupal
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) Documentum
3 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
3 4 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Network Security
1 1 (1.11%) Wireless
1 1 (1.11%) Firewall
1 1 (1.11%) Intranet
1 1 (1.11%) VoIP
1 1 (1.11%) WAN
1 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.67%) MySQL
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) QlikView
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.11%) EDMS
7 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.11%) Crystal Enterprise
7 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (32.22%) Analyst
2 17 (18.89%) Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.89%) Trainer
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Systems Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
8 4 (4.44%) NHS Business Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) SAP Data Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Data Migration Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.33%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
10 2 (2.22%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.44%) Informatics
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) NPfIT
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Life Science
5 1 (1.11%) Statistics
5 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.11%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.22%) Project Management
2 10 (11.11%) Migration
2 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (6.67%) ITIL
5 5 (5.56%) Web Development
5 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (4.44%) CRM
6 4 (4.44%) ETL
6 4 (4.44%) Validation
7 3 (3.33%) Data Mapping
7 3 (3.33%) Information Management
8 2 (2.22%) Information Governance
8 2 (2.22%) PRINCE
8 2 (2.22%) Change Management
8 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.22%) Time Management
9 1 (1.11%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (8.89%) PHP
3 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.22%) C
5 1 (1.11%) PHP4
5 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) HL7
2 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) SAP
3 2 (2.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.11%) EMC
4 1 (1.11%) Avaya
4 1 (1.11%) Cerner
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