Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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 > Devon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 53 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 -1
Contract jobs citing NHS 9 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.92% 0.96% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.38% 3.64% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Devon median daily rate £450 £388 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +63.16% -20.83%
10th Percentile £393 £336 £160
90th Percentile £513 £628 £400
South West median daily rate £375 £380 £339
% change year-on-year -1.32% +12.18% +8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £140.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £79.35 - £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 Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 96 165 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.47% 26.44% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 109 81
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £263 £223 £163
90th Percentile £488 £495 £475
South West median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 10
Devon median hourly rate £41.75 £33.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.70% -15.63% +158.06%
10th Percentile £38.40 £11.72 £12.48
90th Percentile £114.63 £46.13 £48.30
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -3.85%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Devon

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Devon

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Devon over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Devon

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Devon

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Exeter +2 8 £450 +20.00%
NHS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for NHS.

1 9 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) PMO
3 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
5 3 (33.33%) GDPR
5 3 (33.33%) GitLab
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 1 (11.11%) Terraform
7 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
7 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Zend
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) WebSphere

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) GitLab
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Test Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Doctrine
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PMO
2 3 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Zend