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 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 54 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 0.49% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.82% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Median daily rate £286 £96 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+199.11% -64.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £96 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £96 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £307 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +0.86%

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
169 165 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.23% 26.74% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 96 99
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £11.33 £49.41 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.06% +213.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP