The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NPfIT in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NPfIT over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Programme for IT (NPfIT)
Rank 583 548 540
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Contract jobs citing NPfIT 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% 0.020% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
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£363 - £543
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £629
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £8.83 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £8.83 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15917 15214 14594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.59% 32.09% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10316 9696 8651
Average daily rate £415 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £236 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 621 768
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +0.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

NPfIT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NPfIT Jobs Demand Trend in England

NPfIT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NPfIT Daily Rate Trend in England

NPfIT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NPfIT across the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

NPfIT Daily Rate Histogram in England

NPfIT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NPfIT Hourly Rate Trend in England

NPfIT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NPfIT 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 NPfIT.

1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) NHS
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) PACS
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Informatics
5 2 (16.67%) Health Informatics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Cerner
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) LIMS
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) e-Health
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) HL7
6 1 (8.33%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (8.33%) Data Quality

NPfIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NPfIT 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 NPfIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) PACS
3 2 (16.67%) Informatics
3 2 (16.67%) Health Informatics
4 1 (8.33%) LIMS
4 1 (8.33%) e-Health
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cerner
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