Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 19 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 101 109
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 24 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.88% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 4.13% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 24
Surrey median daily rate £288 £250 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -9.27%
10th Percentile £186 £210 £108
90th Percentile £365 £600 £451
South East median daily rate £228 £250 £288
% change year-on-year -9.00% -13.04% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Surrey median hourly rate £11.50 £24.56 £14.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.18% +74.33% +17.42%
10th Percentile £10.75 £17.40 £11.28
90th Percentile £18.06 £28.56 £20.06
South East median hourly rate £18.55 £21.38 £13.00
% change year-on-year -13.20% +64.42% +15.22%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 846 678 918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.93% 29.17% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 445 494
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +2.19%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £225
90th Percentile £560 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 47
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.40 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £49.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Surrey

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Surrey

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Surrey

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Surrey

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Camberley +8 6 £333 -
Guildford -4 5 - - 1
NHS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for NHS.

1 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) SMTP
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP
4 3 (12.50%) WLAN
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (12.50%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Proactive Management
5 2 (8.33%) Electronic Patient Records

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SMTP
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (12.50%) Wireless
2 3 (12.50%) WLAN
3 2 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (12.50%) Electronics
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) LIMS
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Proactive Management
6 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
6 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
1 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft