The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 62 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.21% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.82% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£141 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 - £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £168 - £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.87 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.81% -12.55%
NHS
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
195 122 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.16% 25.15% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 81 116
Average daily rate £428 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.90% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Average hourly rate £40.75 £25.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham - - - - 2
Salisbury - - - -
NHS
South West

NHS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft