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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 78 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing NHS 17 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.11% 1.14% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 3.95% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
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£350 £235 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £212 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £286 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
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
476 380 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.07% 28.85% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 211 154
Average daily rate £400 £359 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% -4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 33
Average hourly rate £40.50 £21.71 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.59% +8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.71 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 - - - -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (15.63%) Avaya
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
1 5 (15.63%) Change Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) Network Planning
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) PACS
4 2 (6.25%) QA
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.25%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) VPN
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) VRRP
2 1 (3.13%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Trainer
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Manager
3 3 (9.38%) NHS Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) PACS
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
1 5 (15.63%) Change Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.50%) Network Planning
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Avaya
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Nortel
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
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