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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 38 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.33% 4.29% 5.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.84% 17.65% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£237 £280 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.35% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £190 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £400 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.44 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
61 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.64% 24.29% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 19
Average daily rate £325 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £560 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £18.44 £12.71 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.06% +1.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.99 £11.08 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £26.65 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) SLA
5 2 (7.14%) MS Office
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Intranet
5 2 (7.14%) Migration

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) S-PLUS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (3.57%) EDMS
5 1 (3.57%) FileMaker
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) NHS Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) NHS Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Clinical Coder
6 2 (7.14%) NHS Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Project Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) XHTML
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.57%) Symfony
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Document Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Novell
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
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