The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 62 54
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8  
Contract jobs citing NHS 12 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.78% 2.14% 2.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 7.91% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 34
Median daily rate £413 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +3.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £148 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year +12.44% -1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.09 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -18.30% +26.78%  

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 424 417 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 27.62% 27.04% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 331 327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £231 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 25 34
Median hourly rate £13.86 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £22.55 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the East Midlands

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in the East Midlands

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in the East Midlands

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in the East Midlands

NHS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 5 £350 -17.64%
Derbyshire -15 3 £413 +29.41%
Lincolnshire -7 2 £488 -37.89% 2
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £425 -
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for NHS.

1 5 (20.83%) SystmOne
2 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (12.50%) Pega
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (8.33%) Contract Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) PMI
4 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SystmOne
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Healthcare Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Healthcare Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Category Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Officer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 3 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Information Governance
2 3 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Contract Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Mitel
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago