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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 64 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing NHS 17 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.49% 1.48% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.09% 4.43% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 7
Median daily rate £250 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £105 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.38 £12.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.23% +3.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -16.66%
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
334 474 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.22% 33.38% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 239 212
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 22
Median hourly rate £27.38 £36.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.48% +72.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 3 - - 2
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for NHS.

1 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.75%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.50%) EMC VNX
4 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (9.38%) Office 365
5 3 (9.38%) User Stories
5 3 (9.38%) BPR
5 3 (9.38%) Finance
6 2 (6.25%) Replication
6 2 (6.25%) Billing
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Process Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) NHS Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) BPR
4 3 (9.38%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (9.38%) User Stories
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) ERP
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) arcserve
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Dell
3 2 (6.25%) EMC
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Cerner