The first table below looks at the demand for the NHS Information Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NHS Information Analyst
Rank 118 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Analyst 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.31% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.33% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £238 £200
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 1795 2113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.76% 91.30% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 858 995
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 131 145
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £10.55 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
NHS Information Analyst
England

NHS Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS Information Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

NHS Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NHS Information Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS Information Analyst across the West Midlands region.

NHS Information Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NHS Information Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS Information Analyst across the West Midlands region.

NHS Information Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NHS Information Analyst
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited NHS Information Analyst in their job title 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 with NHS Information Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

NHS Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited NHS Information Analyst in their job title 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 with NHS Information Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft