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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 14 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.58% 4.76% 2.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 7.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £225 £210 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £306 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +3.36%

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
20 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 26.32% 66.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 6
Median daily rate £334 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) LINQ
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) StructureMap
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) AutoMapper
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis

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 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) AutoMapper
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) LINQ
1 4 (57.14%) StructureMap
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) TypeScript