The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 44 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.36% 1.64% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 4.76% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £299 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
NHS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 84 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.82% 34.43% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 35
Median daily rate £338 £286 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.90% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £114 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS across the Leicestershire region.

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Leicestershire region.

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

NHS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (50.00%) Contract Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Officer
1 1 (50.00%) NHS Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau