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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 9 12 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing NHS 36 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.73% 9.79% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.13% 32.48% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 4
Average daily rate
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£305 £301 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -19.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.68
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.04%
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
128 117 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.59% 30.15% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 70 46
Average daily rate £350 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £178 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.30 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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 +8 10 £185 -42.18% 3
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
5 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.17%) LAN
6 6 (10.17%) WAN
6 6 (10.17%) SLA
6 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
6 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
7 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
8 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.78%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (6.78%) Finance
8 4 (6.78%) MS Access
8 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
8 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.78%) Benchmarking
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) LAN
1 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.78%) MS Access
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) EDMS
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) QlikView
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.86%) NHS Project Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Information Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Deskside Support
5 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.08%) NHS Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.39%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Series 60
2 1 (1.69%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) NPfIT
3 1 (1.69%) Health Informatics
3 1 (1.69%) PACS
3 1 (1.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
2 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) Benchmarking
4 4 (6.78%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (5.08%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.08%) Change Management
5 3 (5.08%) Migration
5 3 (5.08%) Document Management
5 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) ETL
6 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.39%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) CCAB
3 1 (1.69%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) HL7
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Infoflex
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £415 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Barnsley
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £275 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £130 - £131 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £11.33 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The Placement Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago