The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 65 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 2.84% 2.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 8.56% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Median daily rate £333 £275 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% +129.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £130 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £504 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £8.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
NHS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 187 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.59% 33.21% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 129 164
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £531 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 23
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +110.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.05 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford -15 2 £333 +20.90%
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) Business Development
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) NHS Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SSRS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft