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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 23 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing NHS 24 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.80% 11.82% 5.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.19% 38.54% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 13
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£275 £315 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £206 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £425 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £15.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
158 96 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 38.16% 30.67% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 49 47
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 14
Average hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.44 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £25.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 11 £275 +71.87% 8
Doncaster - 4 £266 - 2
Barnsley -3 1 - - 1
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (27.59%) Data Analysis
5 15 (25.86%) MS Office
5 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
6 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.07%) E-Learning
9 6 (10.34%) Windows
9 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.62%) Migration
10 5 (8.62%) VMware
10 5 (8.62%) Document Management
10 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (6.90%) Project Management
11 4 (6.90%) EDMS
12 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
12 3 (5.17%) MCSE
12 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (5.17%) Validation
12 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (3.45%) Coaching
13 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (3.45%) QlikView
13 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
13 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Office
2 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) VPN
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.90%) EDMS
6 2 (3.45%) QlikView
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.72%) Back Office
1 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Trainer
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Information Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Information Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Clinical Coder
6 2 (3.45%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Configuration Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) NHS Information Manager
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.72%) PACS
3 1 (1.72%) Informatics
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Data Analysis
2 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Document Management
4 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) Validation
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL
6 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.45%) Coaching
6 2 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (1.72%) Analytics
7 1 (1.72%) Transition Management
7 1 (1.72%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.72%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (1.72%) Data Entry
7 1 (1.72%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) MCSE
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £13 - £25 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £500 to £900 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable - Senior position
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £201 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £225 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 24 days ago