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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 59 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing NHS 42 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.91% 4.16% 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.84% 15.16% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 63 49
Median daily rate £388 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £145 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £495 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Median hourly rate £11.38 £15.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -27.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £14.70 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 £16.96 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.26% -4.76%

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
475 541 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.87% 27.46% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 374 289
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.31 £21.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -14 32 £414 +8.59% 5
Bradford +13 5 £146 -29.51%
Brighouse - 2 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.25%) Splunk
4 13 (16.46%) Nagios
4 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
5 12 (15.19%) Open Source
5 12 (15.19%) Degree
5 12 (15.19%) SQL
6 11 (13.92%) Java
6 11 (13.92%) Disclosure Scotland
7 10 (12.66%) VMware
8 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
8 9 (11.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (10.13%) Grafana
9 8 (10.13%) VMware Server
9 8 (10.13%) CentOS
9 8 (10.13%) SAN
9 8 (10.13%) Finance
10 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (8.86%) PHP
10 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.86%) ITIL
10 7 (8.86%) Apache
10 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
10 7 (8.86%) OpenLDAP
10 7 (8.86%) Redis
10 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing

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 (8.86%) Apache
1 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) SAN
2 7 (8.86%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.53%) SMTP
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) FTP
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (1.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) SNMP
5 1 (1.27%) SSH
5 1 (1.27%) WAN
5 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (8.86%) Redis
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) JMeter
2 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Selenium
2 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Grunt
3 1 (1.27%) gulp
3 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Law
2 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Technical Architect
4 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.06%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (7.59%) .NET
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) RESTful
4 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) Django
4 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.53%) HTML5
4 2 (2.53%) JSON
4 2 (2.53%) MDX
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.53%) Play Framework
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.53%) WinForms
4 2 (2.53%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Informatics
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.53%) Statistics
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) BBC
5 1 (1.27%) BYOD
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.27%) Economics
5 1 (1.27%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.27%) PACS
5 1 (1.27%) Tandem
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Ubuntu
3 8 (10.13%) CentOS
4 6 (7.59%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.19%) Open Source
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL
3 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
3 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.59%) CRM
4 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.33%) Service Management
6 4 (5.06%) BDD
6 4 (5.06%) Project Management
6 4 (5.06%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.06%) Scrum
6 4 (5.06%) Service Design
6 4 (5.06%) User Stories
7 3 (3.80%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (3.80%) Information Governance
7 3 (3.80%) Machine Learning
7 3 (3.80%) Manual Testing
7 3 (3.80%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.86%) PHP
5 5 (6.33%) Python
6 4 (5.06%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
7 2 (2.53%) Scala
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.19%) Degree
3 9 (11.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.80%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.53%) MBA
5 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.27%) HL7
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Server
2 7 (8.86%) Docker
3 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Nagios
2 8 (10.13%) Grafana
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Splunk
2 10 (12.66%) VMware
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
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