The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 46 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 0.81% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 3.39% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £338 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.92% -18.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +0.91% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 94 118 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.63% 24.03% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 71 39
Median daily rate £371 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £600 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +27.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Nottingham

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification