The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 256 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
-114 -9
Contract jobs citing NHS 179 359 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 1.61% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 4.44% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 254 244
Median daily rate £325 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 21
Median hourly rate £99.00 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+560.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.88 £14.36
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.62%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8049 8088 8570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.28% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5552 6023
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 154
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in London

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in London

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in London

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in London

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in London

NHS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London -33 31 £350 +7.69% 11
Wimbledon - 2 £463 -
Bromley -21 1 £260 -5.45%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 London region with a requirement for NHS.

1 136 (27.15%) SQL
2 107 (21.36%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (12.18%) SQL Server
4 52 (10.38%) Microsoft
5 51 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (9.18%) Finance
8 44 (8.78%) PRINCE2
9 41 (8.18%) Windows
10 40 (7.98%) Project Management
11 35 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (6.19%) T-SQL
13 30 (5.99%) MS Excel
13 30 (5.99%) Active Directory
14 29 (5.79%) QlikView
15 28 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (4.99%) .NET
16 25 (4.99%) JavaScript
16 25 (4.99%) Electronic Patient Records
17 24 (4.79%) ITIL
17 24 (4.79%) Degree
18 23 (4.59%) Oracle
19 22 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 21 (4.19%) Migration
21 20 (3.99%) Information Governance
22 19 (3.79%) Security Cleared
22 19 (3.79%) HTML
22 19 (3.79%) MS Office

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (1.80%) Node.js
2 8 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.80%) CMS
5 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.40%) SAS
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) Kentico
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.79%) MS Office
3 13 (2.59%) MS Project
4 9 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (3.59%) SystmOne
2 17 (3.39%) Lorenzo
3 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) GitHub
1 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.00%) SAN
2 4 (0.80%) DHCP
2 4 (0.80%) LAN
2 4 (0.80%) WAN
2 4 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.60%) HTTP
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
4 2 (0.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.40%) SMTP
4 2 (0.40%) SNMP
4 2 (0.40%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.40%) VLAN
4 2 (0.40%) WLAN
5 1 (0.20%) 4G
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.20%) LTE
5 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (5.79%) QlikView
6 25 (4.99%) Electronic Patient Records
7 22 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.00%) Data Mart
11 9 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.80%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.60%) MS Access
14 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.40%) MySQL
15 2 (0.40%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Grunt
2 4 (0.80%) Xcode
3 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.60%) gulp
3 3 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.20%) Moq
5 1 (0.20%) NUnit
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 46 (9.18%) Finance
2 11 (2.20%) Legal
3 8 (1.60%) Marketing
4 7 (1.40%) Interactive Media
4 7 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.20%) Games
6 4 (0.80%) Electronics
6 4 (0.80%) Law
6 4 (0.80%) Local Government
6 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.40%) Advertising
7 2 (0.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.40%) Banking
7 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (22.36%) Analyst
2 102 (20.36%) Developer
3 54 (10.78%) Project Manager
4 41 (8.18%) Information Analyst
5 28 (5.59%) SQL Developer
6 20 (3.99%) NHS Project Manager
6 20 (3.99%) Trainer
7 18 (3.59%) Business Analyst
8 14 (2.79%) SQL Analyst
8 14 (2.79%) Support Engineer
9 13 (2.59%) NHS Information Analyst
10 12 (2.40%) .NET Developer
10 12 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (2.40%) Programme Manager
10 12 (2.40%) Service Analyst
11 11 (2.20%) Architect
11 11 (2.20%) Coordinator
11 11 (2.20%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (2.20%) Desktop Support
11 11 (2.20%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.99%) .NET
2 19 (3.79%) HTML
3 18 (3.59%) CSS
4 15 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.79%) jQuery
6 11 (2.20%) CSS3
7 10 (2.00%) HTML5
8 9 (1.80%) AngularJS
8 9 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (1.40%) XML
10 6 (1.20%) React
10 6 (1.20%) Web Services
11 5 (1.00%) ODBC
12 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.80%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.80%) XSLT
13 3 (0.60%) Backbone.js
13 3 (0.60%) LESS
13 3 (0.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.79%) Informatics
3 12 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (1.80%) User Experience
6 7 (1.40%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.40%) Social Media
7 6 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.00%) Clustering
8 5 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.00%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (0.80%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.80%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.80%) Online Games
10 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.18%) Windows
2 13 (2.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.40%) Unix
6 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.80%) Linux
8 3 (0.60%) Android
8 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (21.36%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (8.78%) PRINCE2
3 40 (7.98%) Project Management
4 28 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (4.79%) ITIL
7 21 (4.19%) Migration
8 20 (3.99%) Information Governance
9 19 (3.79%) ETL
10 18 (3.59%) Change Management
11 17 (3.39%) Programme Management
12 16 (3.19%) Business Analysis
12 16 (3.19%) Data Protection
13 15 (2.99%) MVC
13 15 (2.99%) Risk Management
14 14 (2.79%) Data Analysis
15 12 (2.40%) Analytics
15 12 (2.40%) Service Delivery
16 11 (2.20%) Data Migration
16 11 (2.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (27.15%) SQL
2 31 (6.19%) T-SQL
3 25 (4.99%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.79%) C#
5 13 (2.59%) Java
6 8 (1.60%) VBA
7 7 (1.40%) C
8 6 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.00%) Apple Swift
9 5 (1.00%) C++
9 5 (1.00%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.00%) Tcl
10 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.60%) PHP
11 3 (0.60%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.20%) Python
12 1 (0.20%) Ruby
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (4.79%) Degree
2 19 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.40%) ISEB
5 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.20%) ACCA
6 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) CCNA
6 1 (0.20%) CIMA
6 1 (0.20%) ECDL
6 1 (0.20%) MBA
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 18 (3.59%) QA
2 17 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.99%) HL7
4 5 (1.00%) SLA
5 4 (0.80%) DICOM
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.80%) Firmware
4 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.40%) Simpana
2 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.20%) DameWare
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.59%) Oracle
3 14 (2.79%) Cisco
4 12 (2.40%) VMware
5 10 (2.00%) Cerner
6 8 (1.60%) HP
7 7 (1.40%) SAP
8 5 (1.00%) EMC
8 5 (1.00%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.80%) Citrix
9 4 (0.80%) Intel
10 3 (0.60%) iSOFT
10 3 (0.60%) Tableau
10 3 (0.60%) Yardi
11 2 (0.40%) Brocade
11 2 (0.40%) CommVault
11 2 (0.40%) Google
11 2 (0.40%) hybris
11 2 (0.40%) MEDITECH
11 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds
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