The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 19 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 18 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.79% 2.70% 5.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.66% 10.64% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Average daily rate
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£215 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £325 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.38 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
NHS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 31.60% 25.41% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 34
Average daily rate £275 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Average hourly rate £17.88 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.43% -8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Bradford region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS.

1 10 (29.41%) SQL
1 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) ETL
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.82%) Windows
6 3 (8.82%) MS Office
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VBA
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) EDMS
7 2 (5.88%) FileMaker
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) SLA
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing NHS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) EDMS
5 2 (5.88%) FileMaker
6 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
6 5 (14.71%) NHS Business Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (11.76%) NHS Project Manager
8 3 (8.82%) NHS Data Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Business Information Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
10 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.94%) Symfony
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
1 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ETL
1 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Document Management
4 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Content Management
5 1 (2.94%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Novell
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
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