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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 75 20 52
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +32
Contract jobs citing NHS 34 113 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.31% 7.34% 3.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.80% 24.41% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 96 23
Median daily rate £419 £415 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +66.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £231 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -1.69%
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
500 463 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.92% 30.06% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 339 227
Median daily rate £415 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £14.13 £12.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -19.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £107.50 £77.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 26 June 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 26 June 2016, 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 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) Finance
3 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (14.06%) Degree
5 8 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.38%) Law
7 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.81%) CentOS
8 5 (7.81%) SAN
8 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (7.81%) DHCP
8 5 (7.81%) DNS
8 5 (7.81%) Linux
8 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.81%) VMware
8 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.81%) VMware Server
8 5 (7.81%) Marketing
9 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 4 (6.25%) .NET
9 4 (6.25%) HTML
9 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.25%) MS Office

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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DHCP
1 5 (7.81%) DNS
1 5 (7.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.13%) MS Access
3 2 (3.13%) QlikView
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) Maven
1 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Law
3 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Analyst
1 9 (14.06%) IT Manager
2 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Commercial Manager
3 6 (9.38%) Programme Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Communications Officer
5 4 (6.25%) Hardware Specialist
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (4.69%) NHS Programme Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Procurement Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Procurement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.69%) jQuery
2 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
2 3 (4.69%) SignalR
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) Ajax
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) XHTML
3 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) CentOS
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
1 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.50%) Project Management
3 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.69%) MVC
7 3 (4.69%) Process Management
7 3 (4.69%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.69%) Use Case
7 3 (4.69%) User Stories
8 2 (3.13%) Data Validation
8 2 (3.13%) Dependency Management
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.13%) Product Management
8 2 (3.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.69%) C#
4 2 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.56%) CEH
3 1 (1.56%) CISA
3 1 (1.56%) CISM
3 1 (1.56%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) ISACA
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) MBA
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) VMware
2 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.56%) Splunk