The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 2.49% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 9.16% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £149 £306 £94
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.42% +227.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
- +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.73 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.24% -6.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.12%
NHS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 131 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.78% 27.23% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 76 43
Median daily rate £350 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 13
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £14.73 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucester +4 3 £108 -60.18%
Cheltenham +1 1 - -
NHS
South West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (18.18%) SystmOne
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Programme Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) NHS DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Product Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft