The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £314 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +1.72%
NHS
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
32 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 45.71% 47.52% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 23
Median daily rate £400 £346 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% +17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £286 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%