Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 21 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 79 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -6
Contract jobs citing NHS 17 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 0.45% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 1.56% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 25
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £215 £134 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.05% -46.60% -16.67%
10th Percentile £186 £122 £205
90th Percentile £340 £215 £375
East of England median daily rate £230 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -8.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
East of England median hourly rate £11.48 £12.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.73% -39.75% -5.88%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 413 321 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.90% 28.79% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 158 207
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £354 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £192 £103 £210
90th Percentile £513 £491 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 31
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.35% +3.64%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.63 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.19 £32.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year -40.65% +43.71% -8.16%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Cambridgeshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 12 £215 +61.05% 1
Peterborough -12 3 £201 -5.41%
NHS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (47.06%) MCSE
3 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (47.06%) People Management
4 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 6 (35.29%) SAP
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
4 6 (35.29%) Electronics
4 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Network Specialist
1 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Voice Network Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Voice Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) People Management
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
6 1 (5.88%) MCP
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft