The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 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)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 23
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 0.52% 2.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.37% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -41.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21 73 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 23.08% 38.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 35
Median daily rate £500 £550 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +30.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Ipswich

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Ipswich