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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 32 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing NHS 17 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.47% 7.62% 6.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.18% 25.24% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 15
Average daily rate £255 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
167 103 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.08% 30.21% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 67 60
Average daily rate £453 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.83% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.71% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.26 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 8 £244 -7.14% 1
Barnsley +3 1 £250 - 1
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (20.59%) SQL
1 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Document Management
3 4 (11.76%) Validation
3 4 (11.76%) EDMS
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 2 (5.88%) OWASP
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (5.88%) QlikView
5 2 (5.88%) Kanban
5 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) JSON
5 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) EDMS
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) QlikView
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) Maven
1 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Clinical Coder
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) NHS Information Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) NHS Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) NHS Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) JSON
1 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.76%) Document Management
2 4 (11.76%) Validation
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) TDD
3 3 (8.82%) Web Development
4 2 (5.88%) BDD
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.88%) Kanban
4 2 (5.88%) OWASP
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) PHP
2 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
2 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) HP
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