The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 43 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing NHS 15 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.25% 0.94% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.76% 2.55% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £218 £343 £249
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.49% +37.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £317 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £369 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £314 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £33.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +1.72%
NHS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
222 274 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.23% 36.73% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 137 102
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £491 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £14.85 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £40.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stevenage - 1 £210 -
Watford - 1 £275 -
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 10 (47.62%) SaaS
2 10 (47.62%) PaaS
2 10 (47.62%) IaaS
2 10 (47.62%) Information Governance
3 3 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (14.29%) Documentum
4 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) HL7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) Electronics
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) IaaS
1 10 (47.62%) PaaS
1 10 (47.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Cloud Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Documentum Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Clinical Coder
4 1 (4.76%) Deputy IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Information Governance
1 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Change Control
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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