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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 47 33 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -22
Contract jobs citing NHS 12 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.83% 3.22% 8.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.32% 9.60% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 25
Median daily rate £263 £295 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.01% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £345 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £299 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.29 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £10.80 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.02 £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.75%
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
190 177 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.92% 33.52% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 142 87
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Median hourly rate £18.88 £12.19 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.87% -55.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £9.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 December 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
Sheffield -13 4 £325 -5.79%
Barnsley -6 2 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Email Migration
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Clinical Coder
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) NHS Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.55%) Informatics
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
2 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Email Migration
3 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) ETL Development
4 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft