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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 31 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Contract jobs citing NHS 109 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.00% 3.77% 2.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.78% 12.50% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 46 20
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£414 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.91% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £618 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.68 £30.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.75% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.00 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £30.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.44%
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
613 504 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.13% 30.13% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 319 216
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 94 £418 +19.28% 4
Bradford -9 6 £313 +42.04% 1
Wakefield -1 1 - - 2
Halifax - 1 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing NHS also 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 that cited NHS.

1 67 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.00%) SQL
3 36 (18.00%) Service Management
4 31 (15.50%) PRINCE2
5 28 (14.00%) Scrum
6 24 (12.00%) Finance
6 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 22 (11.00%) Project Management
7 22 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
9 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
9 19 (9.50%) Workflow
10 18 (9.00%) Ubuntu
10 18 (9.00%) CentOS
11 17 (8.50%) Matrix Management
11 17 (8.50%) User Experience
12 16 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.50%) Coaching
13 15 (7.50%) Software Delivery
13 15 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (7.50%) Programme Management
14 14 (7.00%) ITSM
14 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (7.00%) Splunk
15 13 (6.50%) ITIL
15 13 (6.50%) Windows
16 12 (6.00%) .NET
16 12 (6.00%) VMware
17 11 (5.50%) Oracle
17 11 (5.50%) VMware Server

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing NHS also 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 that cited NHS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.00%) IIS
1 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) SAN
2 4 (2.00%) LDAP
3 3 (1.50%) Firewall
3 3 (1.50%) Network Security
3 3 (1.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.00%) LAN
4 2 (1.00%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.00%) MS Access
5 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.50%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.50%) QlikView
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.50%) OLAP
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.00%) NUnit
1 6 (3.00%) Selenium
2 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.50%) Toad
4 1 (0.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (1.50%) Local Government
3 1 (0.50%) Back Office
3 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (18.50%) Analyst
2 23 (11.50%) Architect
3 22 (11.00%) Technical Architect
4 19 (9.50%) Developer
5 17 (8.50%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.50%) Programme Manager
7 14 (7.00%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (5.00%) Information Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) NHS Project Manager
10 8 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.50%) NHS Information Analyst
12 6 (3.00%) Product Manager
13 5 (2.50%) Technical Support
13 5 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (2.50%) IT Support
13 5 (2.50%) NHS Programme Manager
13 5 (2.50%) NHS Business Analyst
13 5 (2.50%) NHS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.00%) .NET
2 7 (3.50%) jQuery
2 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (3.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (3.00%) RESTful
3 6 (3.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.00%) HTML
4 4 (2.00%) CSS
4 4 (2.00%) XML
5 3 (1.50%) XSD
5 3 (1.50%) XSLT
5 3 (1.50%) NHibernate
5 3 (1.50%) JSON
5 3 (1.50%) Ninject
5 3 (1.50%) Mustache
5 3 (1.50%) Underscore.js
5 3 (1.50%) SignalR
5 3 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (1.50%) NLog
5 3 (1.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) User Experience
2 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.00%) Informatics
5 3 (1.50%) Smartcard
5 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.00%) PMI
6 2 (1.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.00%) Economics
6 2 (1.00%) Statistics
6 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.50%) PKI
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.00%) Ubuntu
1 18 (9.00%) CentOS
2 13 (6.50%) Windows
3 10 (5.00%) UNIX
4 9 (4.50%) Linux
5 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.00%) Service Management
3 31 (15.50%) PRINCE2
4 28 (14.00%) Scrum
5 22 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (11.00%) Project Management
6 19 (9.50%) Workflow
7 17 (8.50%) Matrix Management
8 16 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.50%) Coaching
9 15 (7.50%) Software Delivery
9 15 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 15 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.00%) ITSM
11 13 (6.50%) ITIL
12 10 (5.00%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.00%) Analytics
14 8 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (5.00%) Python
3 9 (4.50%) C#
4 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.00%) VBA
7 3 (1.50%) Ruby
7 3 (1.50%) Java
7 3 (1.50%) VB
7 3 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) CIPD
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) SLA
2 5 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) HL7
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) VMware Server
2 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) SCCM
1 2 (1.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.00%) Splunk
3 12 (6.00%) VMware
4 11 (5.50%) Oracle
5 4 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.50%) InterSystems
6 3 (1.50%) Cisco
7 2 (1.00%) Cerner
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) HP
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