The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 96 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing NHS 19 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.92% 0.71% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 3.42% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate
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£175 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £171 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £264 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £296 £288 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.04% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £13.03 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.60% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £27.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £27.50 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -10.00%
NHS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
461 380 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.34% 20.71% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 233 212
Average daily rate £355 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 19 42
Average hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -8.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £15.50 £13.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £36.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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
Southampton -4 8 £165 -24.13% 3
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (11.36%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) DTS
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) Cerner
3 3 (6.82%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
3 3 (6.82%) Information Management
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Informatics
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) Lotus
4 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) MS Access
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) DTS
2 2 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) NHS Information Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Trainer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Product Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Information Management
3 2 (4.55%) Migration
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CCNA
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) Cerner
4 2 (4.55%) Lotus
4 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.27%) Dell KACE
Hampshire
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £280 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £160.00 - £190.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £140.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago