Period
to 20 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 20 August 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 140 87
Rank change year-on-year +63 -53 -26
Contract jobs citing NHS 14 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.67% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.09% 1.18% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £419 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +33.47% +33.51%
10th Percentile £310 £344 £221
90th Percentile £580 £484 £449
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £400 £314
% change year-on-year +12.50% +27.49% +33.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +31.58% - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 342 851 453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.81% 40.03% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 556 258
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +21.03%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £236
90th Percentile £550 £499 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £315 £400
% change year-on-year +19.05% -21.25% +21.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 60 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.13 £27.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.31% +85.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.29 £15.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £45.50 £29.60 £36.20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.13 £27.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year -55.91% +79.30% -14.79%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Newcastle upon Tyne

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for NHS.

1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SystmOne Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Management
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Ethnography
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP