Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 18 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 of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.23% 1.91% 3.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 5.56% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 27
Suffolk median daily rate £150 £195 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -22.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £111 £163 £217
90th Percentile £231 £375 £375
East of England median daily rate £230 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -8.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate £11.48 - £11.50
10th Percentile £10.96 - £10.00
90th Percentile £12.01 - £12.60
East of England median hourly rate £11.48 £12.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.73% -39.75% -5.88%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 88 162 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 27.08% 34.39% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 94 73
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £115 £187 £233
90th Percentile £569 £568 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Suffolk median hourly rate £25.74 £19.87 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.57% +58.92% -41.86%
10th Percentile £13.86 £12.27 £8.75
90th Percentile £37.20 £40.63 £18.13
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £31.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year -38.48% +40.78% -8.67%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Suffolk

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Suffolk

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Suffolk

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Suffolk

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 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
Beccles +3 2 £128 -48.48%
NHS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) SystmOne
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SystmOne Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin