The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 28 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.52% 3.44% 7.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.40% 9.85% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Median daily rate £575 £240 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.58% -30.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.85 - £13.71
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.57 - £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.77 - £19.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+72.00% -16.66%
NHS
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 132 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.31% 34.92% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 32
Median daily rate £388 £383 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £173 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +127.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £30.19 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £30.19 £16.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Liverpool +13 8 £575 +164.36% 4
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for NHS.

1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) CMS
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) NHS BI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Content Strategist
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Information Management
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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