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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 24 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing NHS 27 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.35% 5.07% 2.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.29% 19.77% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £406 £257
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £13.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £14.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -18.80%
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
140 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.94% 25.67% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 42 42
Average daily rate £330 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £153 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.63 £13.71 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.91% -41.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 9 £330 +10.00%
Doncaster - 4 £300 -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (36.54%) SQL
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (30.77%) MS Office
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
3 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 6 (11.54%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) EDMS
5 5 (9.62%) E-Learning
5 5 (9.62%) Document Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.77%) Windows
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Validation
8 2 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.85%) Service Management
8 2 (3.85%) VMware

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) MS Office
2 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.62%) EDMS
4 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
General
1 1 (1.92%) Back Office
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Trainer
4 5 (9.62%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (3.85%) NHS Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Report Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Commercial Manager
8 1 (1.92%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (1.92%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Service Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Information Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Deskside Support
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) PACS
2 1 (1.92%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
2 6 (11.54%) Migration
3 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.62%) Document Management
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.77%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) ETL
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.92%) Information Management
7 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.92%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) WSUS
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Nokia
3 1 (1.92%) Sun
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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