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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 7 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing NHS 41 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.75% 8.99% 2.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.59% 37.78% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 7
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£300 £281 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £165 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £464 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.19 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.75% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -9.18%
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
101 90 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.94% 23.81% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 43
Average daily rate £300 £291 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -22.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £164 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 4
Average hourly rate £15.19 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.35% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.30 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £44.60 £27.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 14 £165 -45.00% 3
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.34%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) LAN
5 6 (10.34%) WAN
5 6 (10.34%) SLA
5 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000
6 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Vista
7 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
7 4 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
7 4 (6.90%) MS Access
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL
8 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
8 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.17%) Finance
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) LAN
1 6 (10.34%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) MS Access
5 2 (3.45%) EDMS
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.07%) NHS Project Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Information Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) NHS Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Deskside Support
6 3 (5.17%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Series 60
2 1 (1.72%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.72%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
3 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Vista
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
2 6 (10.34%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (6.90%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Benchmarking
4 4 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 3 (5.17%) Document Management
5 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Data Mapping
7 1 (1.72%) Data Validation
7 1 (1.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) CCAB
3 1 (1.72%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.17%) Infoflex
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