The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 20 30 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.04% 3.59% 9.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 11.43% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Median daily rate - £450 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +111.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.36
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.49%
NHS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 70 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.53% 31.39% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 46 23
Median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £316 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £42.10 £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Stafford +2 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
NHS
West Midlands

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) Power BI
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (21.43%) AutoMapper
3 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) StructureMap
3 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) CQRS
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) DameWare
5 1 (7.14%) Data Entry

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) Power BI
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) NHS BI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (21.43%) AutoMapper
1 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
1 3 (21.43%) LINQ
1 3 (21.43%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) CQRS
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) BPR
3 1 (7.14%) Data Entry
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
1 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) DameWare
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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