The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.03% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.44%
NHS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 32.58% 23.08% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 22
Average daily rate £375 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £596 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £15.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.96 £15.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Guildford region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Guildford region.

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

NHS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) ZENworks
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Support
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZENworks
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple