The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had NHS Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NHS Data Analyst
Rank 645 618 613
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Data Analyst 2 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.028% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 11
Median daily rate £275 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £248 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

NHS Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured NHS Data Analyst in the job title.

NHS Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK.

NHS Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK.

NHS Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NHS Data Analyst
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -2 2 £275 +22.22% 1
South West +8 1 £225 +7.14%
Loughborough - 1 £325 -
Leicestershire - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -

NHS Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, NHS Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring NHS Data Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) NHS
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) MS Access
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (30.00%) VBA
6 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) Psychology
7 1 (10.00%) Welsh Language
7 1 (10.00%) QlikView
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) System Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

NHS Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft