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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 23 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing NHS 30 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.80% 11.52% 8.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.85% 35.34% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 22
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£250 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £393 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 3
Average hourly rate £12.33 £15.19 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% -44.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.44 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.81% -3.48%
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
178 116 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.43% 32.58% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 67 63
Average daily rate £400 £335 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +15.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 19
Average hourly rate £12.49 £15.19 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.78% -44.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £12.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £24.40 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 12 £263 +59.09%
Doncaster - 4 £266 -
Barnsley -2 1 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) Data Analysis
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.14%) MS Office
4 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.62%) E-Learning
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.90%) Document Management
7 4 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) EDMS
8 3 (5.17%) Benchmarking
8 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.17%) Windows
8 3 (5.17%) MCSE
8 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
8 3 (5.17%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) VMware
8 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.17%) Business Development
8 3 (5.17%) QA
8 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
9 2 (3.45%) Information Governance
9 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.45%) QlikView

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Office
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.72%) VPN
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) EDMS
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) QlikView
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Trainer
4 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Information Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.17%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 2 (3.45%) Clinical Coder
6 2 (3.45%) NHS Data Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Information Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) PACS
4 1 (1.72%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Data Analysis
2 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (6.90%) Document Management
4 3 (5.17%) Business Development
4 3 (5.17%) Benchmarking
4 3 (5.17%) Validation
5 2 (3.45%) Migration
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL
5 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.45%) Information Governance
6 1 (1.72%) Transition Management
6 1 (1.72%) Coaching
6 1 (1.72%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (1.72%) Data Entry
6 1 (1.72%) Analytics
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.72%) ETL
6 1 (1.72%) Information Management
6 1 (1.72%) Project Management
6 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) MCSE
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
1 3 (5.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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