The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 42 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.40% 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.04% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.94% 14.93% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 8
Average daily rate £265 £288 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £239 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
NHS
East Midlands

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 5 £270 -
NHS
East Midlands

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) DTV
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) MDX

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) NHS Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Market Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) DTV
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Informatics
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
Leicestershire
The Placement Group
Salary: Top rates paid + benefits
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