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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11  
Contract jobs citing NHS 8 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.66% 1.11% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% 3.52% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Surrey median daily rate £275 £469 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.33% +87.50%  
10th Percentile £115 £200 £117
90th Percentile £313 £679 £388
South East median daily rate £278 £370 £310
% change year-on-year -25.00% +19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Surrey median hourly rate - £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.03%  
South East median hourly rate £17.33 £26.00 £12.45
% change year-on-year -33.34% +108.91%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 395 398 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.46% 31.51% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 371 285
Surrey median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.67%  
10th Percentile £208 £231 £206
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 46 19
Surrey median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +153.96%  
10th Percentile £14.79 £21.00 £11.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £36.00 £16.32
% change year-on-year -45.38% +120.58%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (22.22%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SystmOne
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) LIMS

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Clinical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SSRS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SystmOne Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds