Period
to 11 July 2020

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 6 months to 11 July 2020 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
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 77 110
Rank change year-on-year +31 +33 -19
Contract jobs citing NHS 9 16 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East 1.93% 1.46% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.39% 5.11% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
Median daily rate £155 £226 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.49% -50.82% +15.00%
10th Percentile £106 £141 £429
90th Percentile £375 £436 £480
England median daily rate £300 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.76 £15.76 £14.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.67% +0.95%
10th Percentile £14.94 £14.94 £9.87
90th Percentile £16.58 £26.89 £19.29
England median hourly rate £19.50 £14.51 £14.00
% change year-on-year +34.39% +3.64% -6.04%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 167 313 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 35.76% 28.56% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 203 400
Median daily rate £429 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +12.96% +1.62%
10th Percentile £252 £229 £248
90th Percentile £583 £635 £564
England median daily rate £493 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.68% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.76 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.08% -46.58% +160.37%
10th Percentile £14.94 £10.12 £13.50
90th Percentile £61.05 £21.85 £43.75
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.94% -6.87% +12.50%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing NHS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in the North East

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NHS in the North East.

Daily rate trend for NHS in the North East

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NHS in the North East over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NHS in the North East

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NHS in the North East.

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 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Durham +17 4 £250 +31.58%
Tyne and Wear +20 3 £120 -58.26% 1
Teesside - 1 - -
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for NHS.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) DTS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) DTS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
1 1 (11.11%) Data Security
1 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
1 1 (11.11%) Information Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft