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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 37 53
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 3.39% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 12.60% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Median daily rate - £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -6.97%

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
58 127 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.85% 26.91% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 70 39
Median daily rate £355 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -5.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) NHS DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware