The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 12 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing NHS 29 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.55% 9.90% 3.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.61% 29.00% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 1
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£289 £324 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +0.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.44 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -0.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.87 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.81% -12.55%
NHS
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 100 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.15% 34.13% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 52 37
Average daily rate £325 £307 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.03% +20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 10
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.80 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -27.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 10 £325 -7.14% 2
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (22.86%) SQL
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.00%) SLA
4 7 (10.00%) ITIL
4 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (7.14%) Finance
6 5 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) LAN
6 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.71%) Business Objects
7 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
7 4 (5.71%) MS Access
7 4 (5.71%) Benchmarking
7 4 (5.71%) Change Management
7 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 4 (5.71%) Migration
7 4 (5.71%) QlikView

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) LAN
1 5 (7.14%) WAN
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.71%) MS Access
5 4 (5.71%) QlikView
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) EDMS
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Project Manager
3 10 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.29%) IT Technician
7 3 (4.29%) NHS Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Deskside Support
7 3 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.86%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Series 60
2 1 (1.43%) Itk
2 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Informatics
4 1 (1.43%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.43%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.43%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.43%) PACS
4 1 (1.43%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (10.00%) ITIL
3 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (7.14%) Project Management
5 4 (5.71%) Benchmarking
5 4 (5.71%) Change Management
5 4 (5.71%) Service Management
5 4 (5.71%) Migration
5 4 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Document Management
6 3 (4.29%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.29%) ETL
7 2 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
3 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) CIPD
3 1 (1.43%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.71%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.43%) Brocade
2 1 (1.43%) HP
2 1 (1.43%) Sun
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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