The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bradford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 19 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.14% 5.06% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.43% 27.59% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate £280 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 19.31% 18.35% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 8
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £363 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £11.46 £12.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.32% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.48 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £19.25 £27.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
NHS
West Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Clinical Coder
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) NHS Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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