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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 17 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.53% 2.78% 8.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.65% 5.56% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £150 £130 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -46.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £130 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £130 £257
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
17 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 20.00% 50.00% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 10
Median daily rate £170 £358 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.44% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £305 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £31.50 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 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 7 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 5 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Officer
1 2 (66.67%) Project Support Officer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 1 (33.33%) Gantt Chart