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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 91 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing NHS 27 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 1.38% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.26% 4.96% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £294 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £361 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.25 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.44 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -11.75%
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
634 544 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.51% 27.90% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 318 230
Average daily rate £378 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 47
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £26.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +48.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £25.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -9 8 £315 +32.63% 2
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
2 13 (22.41%) Project Management
3 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (18.97%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) MS Office
6 8 (13.79%) Migration
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
7 7 (12.07%) MS Project
8 6 (10.34%) Web Development
9 5 (8.62%) QlikView
9 5 (8.62%) Firewall
10 4 (6.90%) ITIL
10 4 (6.90%) Windows
10 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
10 4 (6.90%) Change Management
10 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
10 4 (6.90%) User Experience
10 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
11 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (5.17%) VMware
11 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
11 3 (5.17%) WAN
11 3 (5.17%) CCNP
11 3 (5.17%) Cisco
11 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (3.45%) SAN

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Lync
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Visio
3 7 (12.07%) MS Project
4 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) VoIP
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) Ethereal
4 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.72%) IPsec
4 1 (1.72%) RIP
4 1 (1.72%) SNMP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) QlikView
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Change Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Configuration Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Developer
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (3.45%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) User Experience
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Informatics
3 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.72%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
2 13 (22.41%) Project Management
3 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.79%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Web Development
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Workflow
8 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.72%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.72%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (1.72%) Analytics
9 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (5.17%) CCNP
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) ECDL
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (3.45%) XenServer
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
2 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.45%) McAfee
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Cognos
3 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.72%) Mitel
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago