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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 20 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing NHS 31 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.47% 6.71% 3.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.46% 25.00% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £314 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £264
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £7.69 £13.35 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.39% -33.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -17.14%
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
138 92 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.81% 26.82% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 44 40
Average daily rate £315 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.77% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £170 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.35 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% -33.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £11.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £25.00 £102.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -3 8 £300 +33.33% 5
Doncaster - 4 £300 -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 17 (30.91%) SQL
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) MS Office
4 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.27%) Windows
8 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.27%) Document Management
9 3 (5.45%) E-Learning
9 3 (5.45%) Service Management
10 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.64%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Informatics

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
2 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) VPN
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.64%) EDMS
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
General
1 1 (1.82%) Back Office
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Trainer
6 3 (5.45%) NHS Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Deskside Support
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Report Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.82%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.64%) Informatics
3 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
3 7 (12.73%) ITIL
3 7 (12.73%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Document Management
6 3 (5.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.64%) ETL
7 2 (3.64%) Validation
7 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.82%) Coaching
8 1 (1.82%) CQRS
8 1 (1.82%) Business Development
8 1 (1.82%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) VMware
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) Sun
3 1 (1.82%) Nokia
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