The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 42 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 44 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.96% 4.59% 4.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.72% 17.39% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £445 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £700 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.48 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £16.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -2.36%
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 Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 253 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.17% 26.38% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 158 143
Average daily rate £325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 12
Average hourly rate £14.68 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.10% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.36 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £31.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (32.94%) .NET
1 28 (32.94%) ASP.NET
2 24 (28.24%) C#
2 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.06%) Automated Testing
4 22 (25.88%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) Web Services
4 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 21 (24.71%) Dependency Injection
6 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (21.18%) Web Development
8 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 14 (16.47%) Splunk
9 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
10 13 (15.29%) Oracle
11 12 (14.12%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (12.94%) Programme Management
13 10 (11.76%) Java
13 10 (11.76%) CentOS
14 9 (10.59%) Puppet
14 9 (10.59%) Linux
15 8 (9.41%) Finance
15 8 (9.41%) Windows
15 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
15 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
16 7 (8.24%) Python

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (3.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) nginx
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Office
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) LDAP
2 3 (3.53%) SAN
3 2 (2.35%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) WLAN
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.53%) FileMaker
5 2 (2.35%) Redis
5 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) QlikView
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) Riak
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) JMeter
2 1 (1.18%) Selenium
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Legal
3 4 (4.71%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 9 (10.59%) Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) NHS Programme Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.35%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) .NET
1 28 (32.94%) ASP.NET
2 22 (25.88%) Web Services
2 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.18%) jQuery
4 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.18%) XML
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.76%) CentOS
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Windows
4 7 (8.24%) Ubuntu
5 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) UNIX
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.06%) Automated Testing
3 21 (24.71%) Dependency Injection
4 18 (21.18%) Web Development
5 11 (12.94%) Programme Management
6 7 (8.24%) Service Management
7 6 (7.06%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) Product Management
8 5 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Change Control
9 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.71%) Workflow
9 4 (4.71%) MVC
9 4 (4.71%) Information Management
9 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.71%) Scrum
9 4 (4.71%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) C#
1 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.88%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) Java
4 7 (8.24%) Python
5 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.53%) VBA
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Puppet
2 3 (3.53%) Nagios
3 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Splunk
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.06%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.88%) VMware
6 4 (4.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) NetApp
8 1 (1.18%) Capita
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
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