The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 39 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing NHS 119 138 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.09% 5.53% 4.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.73% 20.81% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 63
Average daily rate £315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £8.80 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.67 £25.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
NHS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
808 663 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.77% 26.56% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 415 347
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £486 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 19
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £13.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -10.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £9.46 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £18.88 £17.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

NHS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

NHS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

NHS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

NHS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

NHS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

NHS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire +1 93 £350 +2.94% 16
South Yorkshire -20 17 £255 -3.77% 2
East Yorkshire -1 1 £213 -
Humberside - 1 £450 -
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 36 (17.31%) Finance
2 33 (15.87%) SQL
3 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
4 24 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 24 (11.54%) Project Management
5 17 (8.17%) MS Office
5 17 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (7.21%) Business Analysis
7 14 (6.73%) Programme Management
7 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
7 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (6.73%) Management Information System
8 13 (6.25%) Validation
8 13 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 13 (6.25%) MS Access
8 13 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (5.77%) Project Planning
9 12 (5.77%) ITIL
10 11 (5.29%) MS Project
10 11 (5.29%) Windows
10 11 (5.29%) VBA
10 11 (5.29%) LAN
11 10 (4.81%) WAN
11 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
11 10 (4.81%) Data Analysis
11 10 (4.81%) Disclosure Scotland
12 9 (4.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (4.33%) SLA

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.44%) Apache
2 3 (1.44%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.17%) MS Office
3 11 (5.29%) MS Project
4 9 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.29%) LAN
2 10 (4.81%) WAN
3 7 (3.37%) VoIP
4 6 (2.88%) VPN
4 6 (2.88%) WebEx
5 5 (2.40%) DNS
6 3 (1.44%) Network Security
7 2 (0.96%) HTTP
7 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) Firewall
8 1 (0.48%) Internet
8 1 (0.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.25%) MS Access
3 8 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.40%) EDMS
4 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.92%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.44%) MySQL
6 3 (1.44%) QlikView
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.96%) DTS
8 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Maven
2 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.44%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (17.31%) Finance
2 5 (2.40%) Law
2 5 (2.40%) Legal
3 2 (0.96%) Marketing
3 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (27.40%) Analyst
2 22 (10.58%) Project Manager
3 19 (9.13%) Information Analyst
4 17 (8.17%) Developer
4 17 (8.17%) Programme Manager
5 16 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.73%) Data Analyst
7 8 (3.85%) NHS Data Analyst
8 6 (2.88%) Clinical Coder
8 6 (2.88%) NHS Information Analyst
8 6 (2.88%) NHS Programme Manager
8 6 (2.88%) Programme Office Manager
9 5 (2.40%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (2.40%) Business Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Deskside Support
9 5 (2.40%) Information Manager
9 5 (2.40%) NHS Information Manager
9 5 (2.40%) NHS Project Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Procurement Analyst
9 5 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) .NET
1 2 (0.96%) CSS
1 2 (0.96%) HTML
1 2 (0.96%) JSON
1 2 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (0.96%) XML
2 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.48%) ADO
2 1 (0.48%) Ajax
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Camel
2 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.48%) Itk
2 1 (0.48%) JMS
2 1 (0.48%) JMX
2 1 (0.48%) Middleware
2 1 (0.48%) SOAP
2 1 (0.48%) Web Services
2 1 (0.48%) WPF
2 1 (0.48%) XHTML
2 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.37%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.88%) CESG
5 5 (2.40%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.44%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.96%) Blog
7 2 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.96%) PACS
7 2 (0.96%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.48%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.29%) Windows
2 8 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.37%) Unix
4 5 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.44%) Linux
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.54%) Project Management
2 15 (7.21%) Business Analysis
2 15 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (6.73%) Programme Management
3 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (6.25%) Validation
5 12 (5.77%) ITIL
5 12 (5.77%) Project Planning
6 10 (4.81%) Data Analysis
7 9 (4.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (3.85%) Change Control
8 8 (3.85%) Information Governance
9 7 (3.37%) CRM
10 6 (2.88%) ETL
11 5 (2.40%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (2.40%) Data Validation
11 5 (2.40%) Document Management
11 5 (2.40%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.87%) SQL
2 11 (5.29%) VBA
3 4 (1.92%) C
3 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.44%) PHP
5 2 (0.96%) Java
5 2 (0.96%) PHP 5
5 2 (0.96%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) C#
6 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.40%) Degree
3 4 (1.92%) CISSP
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.44%) ISEB
5 2 (0.96%) CCIE
5 2 (0.96%) CCNA
5 2 (0.96%) CCNP
6 1 (0.48%) CCDE
6 1 (0.48%) CCSP
6 1 (0.48%) CCVP
6 1 (0.48%) CEH
6 1 (0.48%) CISA
6 1 (0.48%) MBA
6 1 (0.48%) MCSA
6 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (4.33%) SLA
3 7 (3.37%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.88%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.40%) HP
2 5 (2.40%) VMware
3 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (1.44%) Cisco
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle
4 1 (0.48%) Telerik
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £140 - £200 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £250 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £145.00 - £159.50 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Graham Matthews
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £240 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £180 - £224 per day + Band 8a rate cap
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago