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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 115 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.80% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 2.74% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 19
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £204 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £307 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% -27.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.19 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -
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
611 656 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.37% 29.29% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 385 359
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 28
Average hourly rate £38.50 £22.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.67 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) MDX
5 1 (7.69%) Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) ETL Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Migration Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Clinical Coder
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
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