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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 46 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing NHS 13 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.07% 2.92% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.05% 10.98% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 8
Median daily rate £250 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.05 - £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.65%
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
215 173 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.29% 26.62% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 82 147
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £213 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 12
Median hourly rate £14.20 £21.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.38% +37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £11.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £35.40 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £243 - 1
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 6 (27.27%) Electronics
2 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Marketing
3 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) SCCM
6 2 (9.09%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) ETL

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Electronics
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 6 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Clinical Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) ETL Development
7 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCDP
1 1 (4.55%) CCIE
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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