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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 53 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 33 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.05% 4.18% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.87% 14.85% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 35
Median daily rate £400 £388 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £145 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.38 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -7.93%

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
372 404 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.35% 28.11% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 293 190
Median daily rate £400 £413 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 8
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £9.96 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for NHS.

1 20 (33.33%) Linux
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Splunk
3 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Nagios
4 12 (20.00%) Degree
5 11 (18.33%) Java
5 11 (18.33%) Open Source
6 10 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (16.67%) SQL
7 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.00%) Ubuntu
7 9 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (13.33%) Grafana
8 8 (13.33%) CentOS
8 8 (13.33%) VMware Server
8 8 (13.33%) VMware
8 8 (13.33%) SAN
9 7 (11.67%) PHP
9 7 (11.67%) Apache
9 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
9 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
9 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
9 7 (11.67%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (11.67%) Redis
9 7 (11.67%) LAPP Stack
9 7 (11.67%) Docker
9 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.00%) Technical Architecture

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
1 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) SAN
2 7 (11.67%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) SMTP
4 1 (1.67%) SNMP
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (11.67%) Redis
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) OLAP
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JMeter
2 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Grunt
4 1 (1.67%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) IT Support
7 3 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) Django
4 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) JSON
4 2 (3.33%) MDX
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) Play Framework
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Informatics
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Statistics
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) BBC
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Economics
4 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (13.33%) CentOS
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.33%) Open Source
3 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
4 6 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (8.33%) BDD
5 5 (8.33%) CRM
5 5 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 4 (6.67%) Service Design
6 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Java
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) Degree
3 9 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.67%) ISEB
4 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.33%) MBA
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) VMware Server
2 7 (11.67%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Nagios
2 8 (13.33%) Grafana
3 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Splunk
2 8 (13.33%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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