The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 17 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing NHS 24 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.70% 5.17% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.57% 30.51% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 1
Average daily rate £275 £250 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £13.35 £19.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.19 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +3.95%
Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
84 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.46% 16.95% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 15
Average daily rate £264 £294 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £202 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 3
Average hourly rate £13.35 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £89.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
NHS
Yorkshire

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 5 £225 - 2
Rotherham - 4 £300 -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
3 7 (14.89%) LAN
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
5 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Infoflex
6 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.51%) Finance
7 3 (6.38%) MS Office
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
8 2 (4.26%) Informatics
8 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) E-Learning
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
8 2 (4.26%) Validation
8 2 (4.26%) Change Control
9 1 (2.13%) Transition Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) LAN
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Trainer
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) IT Trainer
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Deskside Support
6 3 (6.38%) Rollout Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) NHS Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) NHS Data Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.26%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.26%) Informatics
3 1 (2.13%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
2 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Migration
1 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (10.64%) Project Management
2 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
2 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
3 2 (4.26%) Validation
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.26%) Change Control
3 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.13%) Change Management
4 1 (2.13%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Transition Management
4 1 (2.13%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL
4 1 (2.13%) BPR
4 1 (2.13%) Information Management
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Infoflex
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) McKesson
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £275 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Barnsley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £13.70 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago