Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 15 October 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 91 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 -8 +11
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.18% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.52% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Glasgow median daily rate £369 £125 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +195.00% -50.00% +45.35%
10th Percentile £324 £112 £98
90th Percentile £418 £488 £291
Scotland median daily rate £363 £225 £275
% change year-on-year +61.11% -18.18% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £10.41 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £10.70 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 541 460 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.09% 34.38% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 219 223
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £283 £255 £209
90th Percentile £538 £478 £474
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.77% +10.61% -38.50%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £33.90 £27.10 £40.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -27.08% -36.00% +102.70%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Glasgow

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Glasgow

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for NHS.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PMO
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) GDPR
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware