The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Warrington region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.59% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £286
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.18% 13.55% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
Average daily rate £358 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £415 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
NHS
Cheshire

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft