The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Surrey region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 75 78 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing NHS 15 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.04% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.43% 1.81% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £300 £248 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £264 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.14% -7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.13 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +8.29%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
276 276 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.17% 21.72% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 111 131
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £491 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 25
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
NHS
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 3 £388 - 1
Epsom - 1 £295 - 2
Chertsey - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (20.00%) SQL
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (10.00%) ITSM
3 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.00%) Service Management
3 3 (10.00%) Process Management
3 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Cerner
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (6.67%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Clinical Coder
3 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Audit Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Director
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) Planning Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Planning Manager
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Performance Manager
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.33%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (10.00%) ITSM
2 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (10.00%) Information Security
2 3 (10.00%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) Service Management
2 3 (10.00%) Process Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Change Management
3 2 (6.67%) Information Management
3 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) CQRS
4 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Cerner
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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