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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 44 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.29% 2.50% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 11.83% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Median daily rate £350 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £314 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +1.72%
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
128 93 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.53% 21.14% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 49
Median daily rate £406 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £312 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +187.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £42.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 26 May 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 +1 4 £363 -0.68% 1
NHS
South West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) QA
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.00%) SystmOne

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 3 (15.00%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior NHS Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SSIS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Threat Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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