Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 21 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 70 56
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 +3
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.72% 0.65% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.29% 3.05% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £195 £390 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -27.44% +79.17%
10th Percentile £151 £258 £441
90th Percentile £405 £470 £644
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £390 £338
% change year-on-year -13.46% +15.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £14.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.07 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -29.64% +25.00% +23.08%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 152 197 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 21.87% 21.37% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 140 88
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £190 £190 £223
90th Percentile £525 £588 £533
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £374
% change year-on-year -6.25% +7.02% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.13 £12.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.27% -35.21% +17.22%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.58 £13.35
90th Percentile £11.84 £17.34 £18.84
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -29.28% +17.65% +4.10%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Northamptonshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Northamptonshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Northamptonshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Northamptonshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Northampton +4 5 £195 -57.84%
NHS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CNE
2 1 (20.00%) Novell Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) git-flow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CNE
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Novell Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle