The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 28 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Contract jobs citing NHS 52 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.90% 1.61% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.85% 8.70% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £215 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £478 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.65 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
238 161 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.43% 18.48% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 89 118
Average daily rate £325 £314 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £425 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £9.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £13.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
NHS
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
2 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.60%) C#
3 15 (17.44%) .NET
3 15 (17.44%) Web Services
3 15 (17.44%) Service Management
4 14 (16.28%) Splunk
5 13 (15.12%) SQL
5 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (13.95%) Python
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (12.79%) Web Development
7 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
7 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
7 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
7 11 (12.79%) Ubuntu
8 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (11.63%) CentOS
9 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
9 9 (10.47%) Workflow
10 8 (9.30%) nginx
10 8 (9.30%) Degree
10 8 (9.30%) QA
10 8 (9.30%) Puppet
11 7 (8.14%) Finance

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (9.30%) nginx
2 7 (8.14%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) SAN
3 2 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.49%) Redis
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.33%) Riak
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.16%) Selenium
2 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Back Office
4 5 (5.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Developer
2 15 (17.44%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Programme Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (5.81%) Information Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Business Information Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Service Management Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.49%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) .NET
1 15 (17.44%) Web Services
2 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
2 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
3 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.16%) MDX
5 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (4.65%) Informatics
3 3 (3.49%) Open Source
3 3 (3.49%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.16%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Ubuntu
2 10 (11.63%) CentOS
3 6 (6.98%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) Windows
5 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.65%) Android
6 2 (2.33%) UNIX
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.44%) Service Management
3 13 (15.12%) Automated Testing
4 12 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (12.79%) Web Development
5 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.47%) Workflow
7 7 (8.14%) Quality Management
8 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.98%) QMS
9 5 (5.81%) Data Architecture
9 5 (5.81%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.81%) Information Management
9 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.81%) Project Management
10 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.65%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) C#
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.95%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.33%) PHP
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Degree
3 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) CIPD
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) BS25999
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Puppet
2 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Splunk
2 6 (6.98%) Cisco
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Apple
4 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) Capita
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
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