Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 18 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 79 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.41% 0.28% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.92% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Coventry median daily rate - £550 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +109.52% +14.13%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £356 £300
% change year-on-year -1.75% +18.75% +13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 17
Coventry median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.05% -12.04% -87.91%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.16 £10.20
90th Percentile £26.50 £12.10 £15.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year -7.94% +26.00% -4.58%

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 204 326 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.79% 30.78% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 242 117
Coventry median daily rate £414 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +5.26% +8.39%
10th Percentile £160 £276 £193
90th Percentile £523 £556 £650
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 25
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -21.05% -42.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.95 £9.55
90th Percentile £30.95 £51.40 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Coventry

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Coventry

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Coventry

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NHS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) NHS Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft