The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 59 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.30% - 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.22% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£309 - £176
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 - £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 - £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £14.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -18.80%
NHS
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
311 231 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.44% 25.30% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 129 81
Average daily rate £350 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £14.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -13.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) Local Government
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Trainer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Product Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco