The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 80 71 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing NHS 24 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.81% 1.46% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.87% 4.59% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 10
Average daily rate £253 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £17.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £15.75 £17.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.90 £17.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.19 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +1.69%
NHS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
493 436 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.26% 31.89% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 204 206
Average daily rate £450 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 20 50
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £15.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 9 £235 - 1
Camberley -10 1 £245 -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (16.67%) HP
1 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) SystmOne
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Cerner
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) SCCM
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.56%) SLA
5 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.56%) Intranet
5 2 (5.56%) ZENworks

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SystmOne
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
1 11 (30.56%) Project Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) NHS Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) NHS Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.56%) Informatics
3 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Service Management
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) BPR
5 2 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.78%) Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Scrum
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) ZENworks
2 1 (2.78%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cerner
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
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