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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 73 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.89% 0.81% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.53% 4.78% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £202 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £380 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
243 209 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.63% 17.01% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 80 110
Average daily rate £360 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.88 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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
Chertsey - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
2 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) ISO 9000
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Process Management
3 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (14.81%) QA
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 3 (11.11%) Finance
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) TestComplete
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Information Governance
6 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) ISEB
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) MS Office
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Audit Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Trainer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Audit Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Training Manager
5 1 (3.70%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Clinical Coder
5 1 (3.70%) Planning Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Planning Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Process Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.41%) Information Governance
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) ISO 9000
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 4 (14.81%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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