The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 41 28 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.40% 1.91% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 11.36% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.33 £10.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +89.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 44 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.68% 16.79% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 51
Average daily rate £369 £225 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.88% -44.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% -53.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.75 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £19.76 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
NHS
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NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) IPTV
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) PC Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (8.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
1 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
1 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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