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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 27 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.74% 4.12% 3.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 17.95% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £150 £235 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £280 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £86.25 £11.35 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+659.91% -38.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -4.76%
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
57 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 26.03% 22.94% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 21
Average daily rate £400 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.71 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.52% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.60 £13.71 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -2 5 £140 -34.11%
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (10.00%) Civica
1 1 (10.00%) Business Development
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (10.00%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Service Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Development
1 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Civica
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft