The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 28 40
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 4.10% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 12.63% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £350 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +0.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 East Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 59 95 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 27.96% 32.42% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 52
Median daily rate £350 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -11.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £431 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £29.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.71% +87.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in East Sussex

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in East Sussex

NHS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sussex region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (33.33%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Governance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Governance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft