The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 35 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 1.08% 2.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 3.92% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £165
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -15.81%
NHS
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 102 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.53% 27.42% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 67 108
Median daily rate £400 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.70 £14.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.17% -28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £9.67 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.14 £55.60 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 6 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement