The median contractor rate for an NHS Information Manager was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

NHS Information Manager
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 619 631
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12  
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Manager 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £250 £251 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% -20.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 £285
% change year-on-year - -21.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

NHS Information Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured NHS Information Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for NHS Information Manager in England

NHS Information Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS Information Manager in England

NHS Information Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS Information Manager in England

NHS Information Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Information Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London -6 1 £250 -9.90%
NHS Information Manager
UK

NHS Information Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, NHS Information Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring NHS Information Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) NHS
1 4 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Records Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) BS7799
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security

NHS Information Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Records Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) BS7799
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)