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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.97% 2.60% 5.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 7.41% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 13
Median daily rate £192 £245 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.63% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £218 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £265 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +3.36%

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
81 108 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.21% 35.06% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 77 49
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £40.00 £15.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -11 3 £192 -14.66% 1
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) OnBase
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) CMS

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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) OnBase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Report Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Clinical Coder
4 1 (9.09%) Content Strategist
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) HR Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
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