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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 70 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +23
Contract jobs citing NHS 31 75 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 5.59% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.01% 21.31% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 61 13
Average daily rate £350 £380 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £307 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £19.35 £15.43 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.44% -46.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.74 £11.86 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.47 £18.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.19 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -
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
516 352 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.03% 26.25% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 233 192
Average daily rate £400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £227 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £508 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -56.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
4 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (12.09%) Contingency Planning
5 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
6 9 (9.89%) Project Management
6 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (8.79%) Change Control
7 8 (8.79%) SQL
8 7 (7.69%) Law
9 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.59%) MS Office
9 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.59%) Information Governance
10 5 (5.49%) MS Project
10 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.49%) Marketing
10 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
10 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
11 4 (4.40%) Legal
11 4 (4.40%) Migration
11 4 (4.40%) Degree
11 4 (4.40%) SQL Server

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
2 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.49%) MS Project
4 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) WebEx
2 3 (3.30%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) LAN
3 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.30%) MS Access
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.20%) QlikView
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) DTS
5 1 (1.10%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Maven
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Law
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Programme Manager
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (8.79%) Communications Officer
3 8 (8.79%) IT Manager
3 8 (8.79%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) NHS Programme Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Programme Office Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (4.40%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Commercial Director
7 3 (3.30%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) NHS Change Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Programme Director
7 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) Ajax
1 1 (1.10%) Apache Camel
1 1 (1.10%) Apache Tika
1 1 (1.10%) CSS
1 1 (1.10%) HTML
1 1 (1.10%) Itk
1 1 (1.10%) JMS
1 1 (1.10%) JMX
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
1 1 (1.10%) XHTML
1 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
1 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Project Planning
1 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 11 (12.09%) Contingency Planning
4 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
5 9 (9.89%) Project Management
6 8 (8.79%) Change Control
7 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.59%) Information Governance
8 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (4.40%) Migration
9 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.30%) Data Validation
10 3 (3.30%) Dependency Management
10 3 (3.30%) Information Assurance
10 3 (3.30%) Open Source
10 3 (3.30%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (3.30%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) C
3 2 (2.20%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) PHP
3 2 (2.20%) VBA
4 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Degree
3 3 (3.30%) ISEB
4 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) CEH
4 2 (2.20%) CISA
4 2 (2.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.10%) CCIE
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) CCNP
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CISM
5 1 (1.10%) ISACA
5 1 (1.10%) MBA
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.40%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.20%) SLA
5 1 (1.10%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco
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