The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Nottingham region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 32 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.45% 0.66% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.90% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £266 £301 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.02% 15.46% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.96 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -40.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
NHS
Nottinghamshire

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) DNA
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Informatics
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) SystemC
5 1 (6.67%) CRISC
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) QA
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Director
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Informatics
1 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) SystemC
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) DNA
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CRISC
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.67%) McKesson
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft