The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 19 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.55% 4.68% 6.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.78% 21.05% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£235 £225 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £205 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £277 £227
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +35.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.12 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -13.62%
NHS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 25.57% 22.22% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 7
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £200 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% +35.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

NHS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Test Management
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Product Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Training Manager
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Test Management
2 1 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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