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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 54 47
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.75% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.45% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 16
Median daily rate - £96 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -64.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.33%

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
176 204 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.92% 30.58% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 121 92
Median daily rate £375 £305 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.33 £31.96 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.54% +102.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification