The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 50 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 7 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.70% 1.88% 4.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.93% 6.71% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 11
Median daily rate £290 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £204 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £479 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.26% -4.76%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 149 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.55% 28.01% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 80 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.15 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Basildon - 3 £290 -
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for NHS.

1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (29.17%) WLAN
3 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (16.67%) CCNA
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) MCSE
6 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) MCP
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) NDS
6 3 (12.50%) CCA
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) WLAN
3 6 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 4 (16.67%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Informatics
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCA
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) NDS
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Novell
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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