The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 97 71 42
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -29
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.38% 0.13% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.33% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £320 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £320 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £320 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
- +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -16.12%
NHS
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
397 307 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.88% 38.52% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 181 92
Median daily rate £310 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.43% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £272 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £38.00 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £400 - 1
NHS
North East

NHS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
2 1 (9.09%) NHS Information Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) Microservices
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (18.18%) User Stories
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland