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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 30 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 64 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.39% 4.63% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.13% 16.72% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £252 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £600 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £29.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.55% +163.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.44 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.86% -11.75%
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
318 293 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.79% 27.67% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 167 100
Average daily rate £365 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.03% +31.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.65 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £39.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 March 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 30 March 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 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.56%) PRINCE2
2 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.68%) SQL
4 25 (21.93%) Service Management
5 19 (16.67%) Finance
5 19 (16.67%) .NET
5 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 18 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 17 (14.91%) C#
7 17 (14.91%) Programme Management
8 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
9 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
10 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET
11 12 (10.53%) ITSM
11 12 (10.53%) CentOS
11 12 (10.53%) Splunk
12 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (9.65%) .NET Framework
12 11 (9.65%) Ubuntu
12 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.65%) Scrum
13 10 (8.77%) Project Management
13 10 (8.77%) SLA
13 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (7.89%) ITIL
14 9 (7.89%) Oracle
14 9 (7.89%) Windows
14 9 (7.89%) Automated Testing
14 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) MS Office
3 3 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) LDAP
2 4 (3.51%) Intranet
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) SSL
3 2 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.39%) QlikView
3 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.63%) FileMaker
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Selenium
3 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Developer
2 11 (9.65%) Architect
3 9 (7.89%) Analyst
3 9 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.02%) Programme Manager
4 8 (7.02%) SQL Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.26%) Author
6 6 (5.26%) Technical Author
6 6 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (3.51%) NHS Project Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Programme Office Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Information Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 3 (2.63%) Information Governance Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) .NET
2 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET
3 11 (9.65%) .NET Framework
3 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (6.14%) Web Services
6 5 (4.39%) HTML
6 5 (4.39%) jQuery
7 4 (3.51%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.51%) Ninject
7 4 (3.51%) Backbone.js
7 4 (3.51%) Mustache
7 4 (3.51%) Underscore.js
7 4 (3.51%) CSS
7 4 (3.51%) NLog
7 4 (3.51%) SignalR
8 3 (2.63%) XML
8 3 (2.63%) XSD
8 3 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.51%) User Experience
3 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.63%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.88%) Informatics
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Economics
5 1 (0.88%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) CentOS
2 11 (9.65%) Ubuntu
3 9 (7.89%) Windows
4 8 (7.02%) Linux
5 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.75%) UNIX
8 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) PRINCE2
1 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.93%) Service Management
3 17 (14.91%) Programme Management
4 12 (10.53%) ITSM
5 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.65%) Scrum
6 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.77%) Project Management
7 9 (7.89%) ITIL
7 9 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.14%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (6.14%) User Stories
10 6 (5.26%) Information Governance
10 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.26%) Software Delivery
10 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.68%) SQL
2 17 (14.91%) C#
3 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.14%) Python
5 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.26%) Java
6 5 (4.39%) VBA
7 3 (2.63%) Ruby
8 2 (1.75%) C
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.14%) Degree
3 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) CIPD
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) HL7
2 1 (0.88%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) Nagios
2 2 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Splunk
3 9 (7.89%) Oracle
4 5 (4.39%) VMware
5 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Dell
7 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
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