Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 75
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 -16
Contract jobs citing NHS 12 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.71% 0.48% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.22% 1.46% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 24
Cambridge median daily rate £215 £134 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.05% -46.60% -16.67%
10th Percentile £182 £118 £205
90th Percentile £328 £135 £375
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £215 £134 £250
% change year-on-year +61.05% -46.60% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £17.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 230 205 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.81% 32.70% 27.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 108 143
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £369 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% +1.03% +4.29%
10th Percentile £185 £103 £225
90th Percentile £525 £488 £524
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £359 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 16
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% +50.91%
10th Percentile £19.43 £14.63 £14.89
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £58.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year -1.84% +42.98% +3.64%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Cambridge

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Cambridge

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Cambridge

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for NHS.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (66.67%) People Management
3 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) SAP
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (50.00%) Electronics
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) People Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft