The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 19 26 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 1.52% 3.45% 10.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 12.20% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
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 £14.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -15.71%
NHS
Norfolk

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

Miscellaneous Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 27.27% 28.28% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 3
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £216 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
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 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

NHS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (20.00%) Test Management
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Training Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Test Management
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft