The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 57 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.66% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 2.31% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Median daily rate £275 £165 £176
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -5.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -16.66%
NHS
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 260 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.68% 28.38% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 125 120
Median daily rate £345 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.68 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £61.25 £27.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft