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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 33 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing NHS 70 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.71% 5.36% 5.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.59% 20.13% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 34
Average daily rate £388 £355 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.05 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
422 303 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.40% 26.60% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 199 157
Average daily rate £420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £18.00 £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (13.08%) Programme Management
3 12 (11.21%) Project Management
3 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.21%) Project Planning
4 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
5 10 (9.35%) MS Project
5 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
5 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
5 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.41%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.48%) ITIL
7 8 (7.48%) SLA
7 8 (7.48%) Change Control
7 8 (7.48%) Information Governance
8 7 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (6.54%) SQL
8 7 (6.54%) CRM
8 7 (6.54%) Validation
9 6 (5.61%) CESG
9 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
9 6 (5.61%) VoIP
9 6 (5.61%) MS Office
9 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
9 6 (5.61%) WebEx
10 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.67%) Cybersecurity

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 4 (3.74%) CMS
2 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.35%) MS Project
3 7 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.61%) MS Office
4 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) VoIP
1 6 (5.61%) WebEx
2 5 (4.67%) DNS
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 3 (2.80%) Network Security
4 2 (1.87%) LAN
4 2 (1.87%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.80%) MS Access
3 2 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) DTS
4 1 (0.93%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Legal
3 4 (3.74%) Law
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (20.56%) Analyst
2 17 (15.89%) Programme Manager
3 12 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.28%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.61%) NHS Programme Manager
5 6 (5.61%) Programme Office Manager
6 5 (4.67%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.67%) Procurement Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Communications Officer
7 4 (3.74%) Developer
7 4 (3.74%) PMO Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Security Specialist
8 3 (2.80%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (2.80%) Change Manager
8 3 (2.80%) Commercial Director
8 3 (2.80%) Implementation Specialist
8 3 (2.80%) Information Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) IT Manager
8 3 (2.80%) Programme Director
8 3 (2.80%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Ajax
1 1 (0.93%) Apache Camel
1 1 (0.93%) Apache Tika
1 1 (0.93%) CSS
1 1 (0.93%) HTML
1 1 (0.93%) Itk
1 1 (0.93%) JMS
1 1 (0.93%) JMX
1 1 (0.93%) Middleware
1 1 (0.93%) XHTML
1 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.61%) CESG
3 5 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.80%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (2.80%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.87%) Blog
5 2 (1.87%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.87%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Windows
1 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.08%) Programme Management
1 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (11.21%) Project Management
2 12 (11.21%) Project Planning
3 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
4 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.48%) Change Control
5 8 (7.48%) Information Governance
5 8 (7.48%) ITIL
6 7 (6.54%) CRM
6 7 (6.54%) Validation
7 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.67%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (3.74%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.74%) Information Assurance
8 4 (3.74%) Migration
8 4 (3.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) C
2 4 (3.74%) VBA
3 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.93%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) PHP
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) CISSP
2 4 (3.74%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) ISEB
4 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CCIE
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) CEH
5 1 (0.93%) CISA
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MBA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (7.48%) SLA
3 4 (3.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.80%) QA
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco
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