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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 100 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.61% 0.37% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 1.30% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 19
Median daily rate £825 £368 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.48% +24.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £345 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £868 £393 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.13 £13.33 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -8.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
516 538 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.79% 28.54% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 342 325
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 22 37
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.48 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Southampton - 9 £850 -
Aldershot +2 1 £225 -41.55%
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (16.67%) SystmOne
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) ECDL
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) Contract Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
1 3 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Contract Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
3 1 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) ECDL
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP