The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 22 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)
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 117 61
Rank change year-on-year +68 -56  
Contract jobs citing NHS 9 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.56% 0.51% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.71% 1.28% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Median daily rate £350 £438 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +52.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £172 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £476 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year -19.44% +23.07%  

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 191 623 252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 33.10% 39.48% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 402 125
Median daily rate £355 £310 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.51% -5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £218 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 50 18
Median hourly rate £13.25 £28.00 £15.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.67% +82.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.19 £15.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.50 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in the North East

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in the North East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in the North East

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in the North East

NHS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +75 7 £350 -20.00% 1
Northumberland - 1 £225 -
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North East region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 2 (14.29%) SystmOne
3 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
3 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) REST

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (14.29%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Designer
1 3 (21.43%) UX Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Trainer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SystmOne Trainer
2 2 (14.29%) Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (7.14%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
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