The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 6 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 3.70% 16.67% 38.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 40.00% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 16
Median daily rate £188 £285 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% -14.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.44 £14.88 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.22% +0.84%
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 Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 44.44% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 19
Median daily rate £400 £233 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.04% -30.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £209 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £407 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Sussex region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Sussex region.

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

NHS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Sussex region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SystmOne Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer