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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 39 52
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 2.81% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.11% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £338 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +3.36%

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
54 117 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.38% 25.32% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 67 57
Median daily rate £375 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £251 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Median hourly rate £44.25 £42.25 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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