Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 22 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 87 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 -19 -11
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.079% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 0.25% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 19
West Sussex median daily rate £192 £388 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.41% +55.00% -2.91%
South East median daily rate £228 £250 £281
% change year-on-year -9.00% -11.11% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £24.02 - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 317 402 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.22% 31.68% 35.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 219 310
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £207 £260 £240
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 10
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +125.81% -3.88%
10th Percentile £24.02 £13.25 £12.61
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £36.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.59 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.22% +22.45% +18.88%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in West Sussex

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in West Sussex

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in West Sussex

NHS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Crawley - 1 - -
NHS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Huawei
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) SAP