The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing NHS 11 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.63% 3.04% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 12.05% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Median daily rate £450 £600 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +95.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £502 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £673 £330
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 £14.00
% change year-on-year -18.30% +26.78%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 202 166 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.93% 25.23% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 109 115
Median daily rate £468 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.11% +9.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £15.68 £30.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.73% +39.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.22 £19.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.14 £40.80 £24.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Wiltshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Wiltshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Wiltshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham -6 8 £498 -14.59%
Swindon - 2 £425 -
NHS
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
3 7 (38.89%) REST
3 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) MODAF
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) SOA
4 6 (33.33%) Line Management
5 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (22.22%) HL7
6 4 (22.22%) Use Case
6 4 (22.22%) Military
6 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) WSDL
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) XSD
6 4 (22.22%) Confluence
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Docker
7 3 (16.67%) Information Exploitation
7 3 (16.67%) User Stories

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
1 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.11%) Hudson
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Billing
3 2 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Healthcare Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Bid Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) NHS Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) REST
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) WSDL
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
2 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 7 (38.89%) MODAF
2 7 (38.89%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
3 6 (33.33%) Line Management
4 5 (27.78%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Use Case
6 3 (16.67%) Information Exploitation
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) HL7
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) VMware