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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 24 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.22% 1.40% 5.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.33% 3.70% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £130 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -5.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -7.93%

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
15 81 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.67% 37.67% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 59 27
Median daily rate £488 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £138 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £513 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% +120.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Norwich +9 2 - -
NHS
East of England

NHS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) NHS Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree