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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 76 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 17 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.25% 1.04% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 4.15% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 3
Average daily rate
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£270 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £205 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £273
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.13 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -10.71%
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
374 337 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.54% 25.09% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 175 111
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £199 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 40
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £13.00 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
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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
Epsom - - - -
Woking - - - -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (18.75%) Avaya
2 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
2 5 (15.63%) Change Management
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) Network Planning
3 4 (12.50%) MS Office
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) VRRP
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) SNMP
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Nortel

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) VPN
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) VRRP
2 1 (3.13%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Trainer
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) PC Support
4 2 (6.25%) Business Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) PC Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) PC Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) NHS Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Network Planning
1 5 (15.63%) Change Management
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Network Management
2 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.13%) System Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Avaya
2 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Nortel
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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