The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 58 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing NHS 37 82 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.54% 4.21% 5.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.28% 16.40% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 57 65
Median daily rate £414 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £143 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £307 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 12
Median hourly rate £11.38 £15.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £14.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.14 £19.28 £24.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +0.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
447 500 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.74% 25.64% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 351 292
Median daily rate £411 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £241 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 29
Median hourly rate £15.35 £16.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +29.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.86 £12.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.02 £21.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds -20 30 £414 +6.83% 8
Bradford 0 3 - -
Brighouse - 3 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) Splunk
3 11 (14.47%) Open Source
3 11 (14.47%) Java
3 11 (14.47%) Finance
4 10 (13.16%) Nagios
4 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 9 (11.84%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.53%) VMware
7 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.21%) PHP
7 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.21%) Windows
7 7 (9.21%) Apache
7 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
7 7 (9.21%) Redis
7 7 (9.21%) OpenLDAP
7 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
7 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.21%) LAPP Stack
7 7 (9.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (7.89%) CRM
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.21%) Apache
1 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (6.58%) SAN
3 4 (5.26%) Internet
4 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) LDAP
5 1 (1.32%) SMTP
5 1 (1.32%) SNMP
5 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (9.21%) Redis
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) OLAP
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) JMeter
2 3 (3.95%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.32%) Grunt
4 1 (1.32%) gulp
4 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Law
2 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Analyst
2 10 (13.16%) Architect
2 10 (13.16%) Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Technical Architect
4 6 (7.89%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.95%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.95%) IT Support
7 3 (3.95%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.95%) Tester
8 2 (2.63%) Digital Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.63%) MDX
4 1 (1.32%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.32%) LESS
4 1 (1.32%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.32%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) RxJS
4 1 (1.32%) Sass
4 1 (1.32%) SignalR
4 1 (1.32%) WinForms
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) BYOD
5 1 (1.32%) PACS
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.26%) CentOS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.47%) Open Source
3 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
3 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.89%) CRM
4 6 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 5 (6.58%) Project Management
5 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.26%) Informatics
6 4 (5.26%) Information Governance
6 4 (5.26%) ITSM
6 4 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.26%) Scrum
6 4 (5.26%) Service Management
6 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) Java
3 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.21%) PHP
5 5 (6.58%) Python
6 3 (3.95%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
4 4 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MBA
6 1 (1.32%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (1.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) HL7
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Docker
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Server
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Nagios
2 5 (6.58%) Grafana
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Splunk
2 8 (10.53%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
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