The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 33 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.76% 4.10% 4.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.77% 19.05% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Median daily rate £323 £235 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.23% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £388 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £13.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+38.24% -8.66%
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 Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 63 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.52% 21.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 29 51
Median daily rate £373 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £179 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £530 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £9.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -80.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Kent

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Maidstone +7 1 - - 1
Folkestone 0 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £370 -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Information Governance
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) StructureMap
5 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.70%) MSTest
5 2 (8.70%) MVVM
5 2 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (8.70%) Moq
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Moq
1 2 (8.70%) MSTest
1 2 (8.70%) NUnit
1 2 (8.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Customer Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Change Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Communications Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Database Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) StructureMap
3 2 (8.70%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Information Governance
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) CQRS
2 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (8.70%) High Availability
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
2 2 (8.70%) MVVM
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (8.70%) TDD
2 2 (8.70%) UML
2 2 (8.70%) Use Case
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) BT
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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