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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 50 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 1.22% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 6.98% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£94 £235 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.21% -21.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
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
70 43 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.89% 17.48% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 42
Average daily rate £344 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £453 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Average hourly rate £43.00 £12.75 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.25% -67.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - - - -
NHS
South West

NHS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) IPTV
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
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