The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 15 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.88% 3.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.90% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £210 £135 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
NHS
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 70.73% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Average daily rate £350 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £231 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

NHS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) NHS BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL