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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 81 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Contract jobs citing NHS 38 123 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.90% 5.80% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.90% 19.52% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 101 43
Median daily rate £419 £415 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +59.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.29% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
644 630 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.23% 29.73% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 442 323
Median daily rate £413 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £10.05 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £41.50 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 1 July 2016.

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
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 1 July 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
Leeds -56 31 £430 +3.61% 2
Bradford +5 2 £406 +35.41% 1
Pontefract - 1 £174 -
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
3 11 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 10 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (10.00%) Degree
5 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.00%) Project Management
6 8 (8.89%) MS Access
7 7 (7.78%) HTML
7 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.67%) Law
8 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.67%) VBA
8 6 (6.67%) jQuery
8 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.56%) Marketing
9 5 (5.56%) VMware Server
9 5 (5.56%) CentOS
9 5 (5.56%) Linux
9 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
9 5 (5.56%) DHCP
9 5 (5.56%) DNS
9 5 (5.56%) SAN

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 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) DHCP
1 5 (5.56%) DNS
1 5 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.89%) MS Access
3 3 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.22%) QlikView
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.11%) Maven
1 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Law
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Analyst
2 12 (13.33%) Developer
2 12 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.78%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.78%) Programme Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Commercial Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Communications Officer
6 4 (4.44%) Hardware Specialist
6 4 (4.44%) NHS Project Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
7 3 (3.33%) NHS Data Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) jQuery
3 4 (4.44%) .NET
3 4 (4.44%) CSS
3 4 (4.44%) Web Services
4 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.33%) NHibernate
4 3 (3.33%) SignalR
5 1 (1.11%) Ajax
5 1 (1.11%) XHTML
5 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) CentOS
1 5 (5.56%) Linux
1 5 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.11%) Unix
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
1 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.00%) Project Management
3 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.33%) Information Governance
7 3 (3.33%) MVC
7 3 (3.33%) Process Management
7 3 (3.33%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.33%) Use Case
7 3 (3.33%) User Stories
7 3 (3.33%) Web Development
8 2 (2.22%) Dependency Management
8 2 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) VBA
4 3 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.11%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) APMP
3 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.11%) CEH
3 1 (1.11%) CISA
3 1 (1.11%) CISM
3 1 (1.11%) CISSP
3 1 (1.11%) ISACA
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.11%) MBA
3 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) VMware
2 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.22%) Civica
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.11%) Splunk