The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Liverpool region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 19 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.96% - 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £236 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.19 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.78% 15.23% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 13
Average daily rate £325 £250 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £11.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
NHS
Merseyside

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

NHS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Information Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £185.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £185.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £185.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago