The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 26 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.24% 2.78% 6.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 8.16% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £185 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
- +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.34 £17.75 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +29.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.12%
NHS
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
80 98 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.87% 34.03% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 20
Median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £166 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £855 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.34 £21.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.30% +79.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £21.50 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for NHS.

1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) NHS BI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle