The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 41
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.97% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.07 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.18% -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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 92 103 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 26.74% 31.89% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 63 61
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +189.47% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Swindon

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Swindon