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 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 20 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.45% 2.31% 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.24% 9.38% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £140 £213 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £183 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £243 £223
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
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
29 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 20.00% 24.62% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 18
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

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

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

NHS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Civica
1 1 (14.29%) Business Development
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Project Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Service Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Development
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Civica
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft