The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Southampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 39 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.45% 0.32% 6.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% 1.59% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate
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£165 £135 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £135 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £135 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.46% 20.39% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 48 33
Average daily rate £388 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £138 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £427 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 25
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -32.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

NHS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
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