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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 86 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing NHS 12 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.94% 1.51% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 4.39% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £121 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £345 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -6.66%
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
390 456 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.68% 34.44% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 240 193
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £224 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.86 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Weybridge - 3 £650 -
Guildford +1 1 - - 1
NHS
South East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) HP
2 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) Windows
5 4 (11.11%) BPR
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.11%) Finance
5 4 (11.11%) SystmOne
6 3 (8.33%) User Stories
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.56%) SLA
7 2 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (5.56%) DNS
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Apple

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.11%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Project Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Process Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.56%) Informatics
3 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.11%) BPR
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.78%) Change Management
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) ITSM
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP SIM
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 2 (5.56%) Dell
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Capita
4 1 (2.78%) Cerner