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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 45 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.90% 5.44% 7.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% 15.65% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 12
Median daily rate £369 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £268 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £316 £280
% change year-on-year
-2.76% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.44%
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
134 147 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.04% 34.75% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 86 38
Median daily rate £400 £330 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 9
Median hourly rate £14.21 £12.86 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.54% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £7.19 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £22.12 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Doncaster +9 1 £288 -4.16%
Sheffield -21 1 £450 +36.36% 2
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) BDD
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
3 2 (11.11%) OWASP
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Clinical Coder
3 2 (11.11%) Healthcare Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Healthcare Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Governance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) BDD
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) OWASP
3 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) PHP
1 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau