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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 29 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing NHS 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.45% 1.13% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.70% 3.23% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £320 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £350 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.41% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.56 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.73% -6.66%
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
69 93 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.16% 34.96% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 28
Median daily rate £325 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Median hourly rate £15.75 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £9.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £13.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 4 £338 +8.00%
Loughborough - 1 - -
NHS
East Midlands

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Quality
3 6 (50.00%) Tableau
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) MS Access
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (16.67%) Informatics
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1 (8.33%) Statistics
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (8.33%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MS Access
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Information Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) NHS Information Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior NHS Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) AIX Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) NHS Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware