Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

National Health Service (NHS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 90 78
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 +12
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 1.12% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.09% 3.50% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 22
Bristol median daily rate £450 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +6.76% -6.33%
10th Percentile £351 £278 £263
90th Percentile £635 £438 £526
South West median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £14.50
South West median hourly rate - £23.50 £14.10
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -13.23%

NHS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 526 543 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.69% 31.92% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 419 365
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £206 £237 £213
90th Percentile £538 £564 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 16
Bristol median hourly rate £16.25 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.67% +32.43% +4.23%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £57.63 £46.70 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +16.42%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Bristol

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NHS in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Bristol

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Bristol

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) SMS
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Informatics
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Supplier Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Informatics
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland