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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 83 54 58
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4  
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 2.53% 2.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.07% 8.82% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 39 28
Median daily rate £359 £363 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.86% +25.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £236 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +0.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.07 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.18% -10.00%  

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 358 465 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.30% 28.65% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 322 239
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 26
Median hourly rate £16.15 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.25% +48.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing NHS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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
Leicestershire -1 5 £313 +13.63%
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £425 +6.25%
Northamptonshire -9 2 £438 -12.50% 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (21.43%) Information Governance
2 4 (14.29%) CCNP
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (7.14%) Informatics
4 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Handset
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services

NHS
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (3.57%) GIS
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
1 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
1 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Analyst
2 2 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Information Officer
3 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (3.57%) Business Change Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) Communications Project Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Designer
3 1 (3.57%) Facilities Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) ICT Manager
3 1 (3.57%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (3.57%) IT Support
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel Support
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel Technician
3 1 (3.57%) Support Officer
3 1 (3.57%) Transformation Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Information Governance
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
3 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Informatics
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) ETL
5 1 (3.57%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Mitel
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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