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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 43 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing NHS 7 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.58% 3.53% 7.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.19% 11.54% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 20
Median daily rate £325 £255 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -7.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.97 - £10.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +3.36%

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
135 156 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.54% 30.59% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 117 65
Median daily rate £425 £450 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +56.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.00 £10.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.06% +46.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.00 £8.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £20.00 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

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
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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -7 2 - -
Barnsley +3 1 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Finance
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) ETL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) Clinical Coder
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.76%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle