Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 24 November 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 3 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.74% 3.01% 2.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 8.23% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Liverpool median daily rate £226 £575 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.78% +197.26% +36.70%
10th Percentile £172 £563 £157
90th Percentile £278 £588 £329
Merseyside median daily rate £226 £575 £202
% change year-on-year -60.78% +185.05% -17.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Liverpool median hourly rate - £18.92 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.61% +28.11%
Merseyside median hourly rate - £18.92 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +35.16% -11.11%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 138 158 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.91% 36.57% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 105 101
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +18.52% -
10th Percentile £131 £113 £150
90th Percentile £531 £545 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £391 £388 £338
% change year-on-year +0.97% +14.81% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £10.88 £16.63 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.59% -14.74% +64.21%
10th Percentile £9.46 £13.00 £14.68
90th Percentile £12.19 £24.56 £27.81
Merseyside median hourly rate £10.47 £16.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year -37.02% +3.91% +18.69%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Liverpool

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Liverpool

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) PMO

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO