Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 25 July 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 46 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 -11 -25
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.26% 2.69% 3.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.04% 8.42% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 18
Merseyside median daily rate £238 £245 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -11.71% +20.65%
10th Percentile £146 £125 £173
90th Percentile £559 £334 £500
North West median daily rate £231 £213 £288
% change year-on-year +8.71% -26.09% +11.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Merseyside median hourly rate - £14.34 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.43% -20.00%
North West median hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -36.11% +38.46% -12.49%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 198 202 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 31.08% 32.01% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 110
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £269 £197 £176
90th Percentile £538 £521 £675
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 7
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.09 £12.49 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.82% -21.94% +3.23%
10th Percentile £11.58 £9.60 £12.38
90th Percentile £16.18 £17.12 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £27.92 £18.87 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.93% +17.94% -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Merseyside

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Merseyside

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Merseyside over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Merseyside

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Merseyside

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -12 8 £238 -2.86% 2
NHS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) OnBase
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) OnBase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) NHS Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
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