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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 91 81 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Contract jobs citing NHS 13 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.08% 0.12% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% 0.32% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £320 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £320 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £320 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -16.66%
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
497 310 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.21% 36.60% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 188 123
Median daily rate £340 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 23
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.48 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £450 - 2
NHS
North East

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) User Stories
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) Django
3 4 (20.00%) CISM
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra

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 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) NHS Information Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) CSS3
1 4 (20.00%) Django
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) HTML5
1 4 (20.00%) JSON
1 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
1 4 (20.00%) REST
1 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) User Stories
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Microservices
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Ruby
1 4 (20.00%) Scala
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CISM
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001