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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 49 35 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Contract jobs citing NHS 58 45 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.47% 4.45% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.11% 14.90% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 8
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£470 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.84 - £12.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -2.36%
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
479 302 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.65% 29.87% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 182 119
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -54.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.54 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.69%) Service Management
2 24 (15.69%) PRINCE2
3 21 (13.73%) Project Management
3 21 (13.73%) SQL
3 21 (13.73%) Scrum
4 19 (12.42%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.42%) Finance
5 17 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (11.11%) User Experience
6 15 (9.80%) Workflow
6 15 (9.80%) Programme Management
7 14 (9.15%) Ubuntu
7 14 (9.15%) CentOS
7 14 (9.15%) Software Delivery
8 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
8 13 (8.50%) MS Excel
9 12 (7.84%) Windows
9 12 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (7.84%) Matrix Management
10 11 (7.19%) Splunk
10 11 (7.19%) VMware
10 11 (7.19%) .NET
10 11 (7.19%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.54%) Coaching
11 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (6.54%) Oracle
11 10 (6.54%) VMware Server
12 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
12 9 (5.88%) ITIL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (0.65%) IIS
1 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) SAN
2 3 (1.96%) Network Security
3 2 (1.31%) LDAP
3 2 (1.31%) LAN
3 2 (1.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.96%) MS Access
5 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) OLAP
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) NUnit
1 6 (3.92%) Selenium
2 3 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.31%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.31%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.65%) Toad
4 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 19 (12.42%) Finance
2 3 (1.96%) Local Government
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (15.03%) Analyst
2 20 (13.07%) Technical Architect
2 20 (13.07%) Architect
3 15 (9.80%) Programme Manager
4 14 (9.15%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.84%) Developer
6 8 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (5.23%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (4.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (3.92%) Product Manager
8 6 (3.92%) SQL Developer
8 6 (3.92%) NHS Project Manager
9 5 (3.27%) NHS Programme Manager
9 5 (3.27%) NHS Business Analyst
10 4 (2.61%) IT Support
10 4 (2.61%) Data Manager
10 4 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.19%) .NET
2 6 (3.92%) .NET Framework
2 6 (3.92%) RESTful
2 6 (3.92%) Entity Framework
2 6 (3.92%) jQuery
2 6 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.96%) NLog
3 3 (1.96%) Mustache
3 3 (1.96%) Underscore.js
3 3 (1.96%) SignalR
3 3 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (1.96%) Backbone.js
3 3 (1.96%) Ninject
3 3 (1.96%) JSON
3 3 (1.96%) HTML
3 3 (1.96%) NHibernate
3 3 (1.96%) CSS
4 2 (1.31%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (0.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) User Experience
2 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.92%) Informatics
4 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.31%) iPad
6 2 (1.31%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) Economics
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
7 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.15%) Ubuntu
1 14 (9.15%) CentOS
2 12 (7.84%) Windows
3 8 (5.23%) Linux
4 7 (4.58%) UNIX
5 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.61%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (15.69%) PRINCE2
2 24 (15.69%) Service Management
3 21 (13.73%) Project Management
3 21 (13.73%) Scrum
4 17 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (9.80%) Workflow
5 15 (9.80%) Programme Management
6 14 (9.15%) Software Delivery
7 12 (7.84%) Matrix Management
7 12 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.19%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.54%) Coaching
10 9 (5.88%) ITIL
11 8 (5.23%) ITSM
12 7 (4.58%) CRM
12 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (4.58%) Analytics
12 7 (4.58%) People Management
13 6 (3.92%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.73%) SQL
2 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
2 8 (5.23%) C#
3 6 (3.92%) Python
4 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.96%) VB
5 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) SLA
2 5 (3.27%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) HL7
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.54%) VMware Server
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.19%) VMware
2 11 (7.19%) Splunk
3 10 (6.54%) Oracle
4 4 (2.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £13.68 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago