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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 30 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Contract jobs citing NHS 80 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.90% 3.29% 2.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.32% 12.86% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 20 12
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£390 £255 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -34.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £145 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £604 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.93 - £10.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.63 £14.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -15.71%
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
414 311 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.51% 25.55% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 198 118
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 8
Average hourly rate £12.18 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 37 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.29%) Service Management
3 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.92%) PRINCE2
5 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
6 22 (15.07%) SQL
6 22 (15.07%) Finance
6 22 (15.07%) Programme Management
7 18 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.64%) Project Management
8 17 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (10.27%) ITIL
9 15 (10.27%) ITSM
10 13 (8.90%) Scrum
10 13 (8.90%) Ubuntu
10 13 (8.90%) CentOS
11 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
11 12 (8.22%) SLA
12 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
12 11 (7.53%) Workflow
13 10 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (6.85%) Windows
13 10 (6.85%) Matrix Management
13 10 (6.85%) User Experience
14 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (6.16%) Software Delivery
14 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.16%) CRM

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) SAS
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Project
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) SAN
1 4 (2.74%) Intranet
2 3 (2.05%) LDAP
2 3 (2.05%) WebEx
3 2 (1.37%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) WAN
3 2 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.74%) QlikView
4 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.05%) MS Access
5 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.68%) OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.05%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Selenium
3 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (15.07%) Finance
2 3 (2.05%) Local Government
2 3 (2.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (13.01%) Analyst
1 19 (13.01%) Architect
2 15 (10.27%) Programme Manager
2 15 (10.27%) Developer
3 13 (8.90%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.53%) Technical Architect
5 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.48%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.11%) Product Manager
7 6 (4.11%) Author
7 6 (4.11%) Technical Author
7 6 (4.11%) NHS Project Manager
8 5 (3.42%) Technical Support
8 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (3.42%) Programme Office Manager
8 5 (3.42%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.74%) Data Manager
9 4 (2.74%) Data Analyst
9 4 (2.74%) Support Engineer
9 4 (2.74%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) .NET
2 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.74%) HTML
3 4 (2.74%) CSS
3 4 (2.74%) XML
3 4 (2.74%) NLog
3 4 (2.74%) Backbone.js
3 4 (2.74%) Mustache
3 4 (2.74%) Underscore.js
3 4 (2.74%) SignalR
3 4 (2.74%) Entity Framework
3 4 (2.74%) Ninject
3 4 (2.74%) jQuery
3 4 (2.74%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.05%) XSD
4 3 (2.05%) XSLT
5 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (0.68%) Velocity
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) User Experience
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) Informatics
4 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.05%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.37%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.37%) Statistics
6 2 (1.37%) Economics
6 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Ubuntu
1 13 (8.90%) CentOS
2 10 (6.85%) Windows
3 8 (5.48%) Linux
4 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.42%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.42%) UNIX
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.29%) Service Management
3 32 (21.92%) PRINCE2
4 22 (15.07%) Programme Management
5 18 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.64%) Project Management
6 17 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.27%) ITIL
7 15 (10.27%) ITSM
8 13 (8.90%) Scrum
9 11 (7.53%) Workflow
10 10 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.85%) Matrix Management
11 9 (6.16%) Software Delivery
11 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.16%) CRM
12 8 (5.48%) Coaching
12 8 (5.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.07%) SQL
2 9 (6.16%) C#
3 5 (3.42%) Python
3 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.05%) Ruby
5 3 (2.05%) VB
5 3 (2.05%) Java
6 2 (1.37%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.74%) Degree
3 2 (1.37%) ISEB
3 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.68%) CIPD
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) HL7
3 1 (0.68%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.48%) Splunk
3 7 (4.79%) VMware
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle
5 4 (2.74%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
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