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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 26 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.69% 6.28% 2.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.16% 30.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£185 £238 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.10% +32.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £195
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 £13.71 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -2.36%
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
98 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.00% 20.94% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 20 26
Average daily rate £425 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £855 £516 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 2015.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Informatics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Event Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveReports
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveReports
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Event Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Informatics
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
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