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 24 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NHS 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.60% - 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year -18.30% +20.33%  

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 95 76 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 28.61% 22.09% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 76
Median daily rate £425 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.68 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.22 - £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.14 - £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Spring

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP