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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 28 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Contract jobs citing NHS 130 98 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.50% 4.33% 3.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.25% 19.03% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 58 28
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£300 £257 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% -32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £483 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 14
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.52 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £20.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £17.48
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -9.18%
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
536 515 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.68% 22.77% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 264 251
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 27
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.51 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NHS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

NHS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 August 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +25 65 £305 +32.60% 24
South Yorkshire +7 41 £300 +6.66% 7
North Yorkshire +3 3 £290 -3.33% 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 42 (19.00%) SQL
2 23 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.41%) Windows
3 20 (9.05%) Service Management
4 19 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (8.14%) Management Information System
6 17 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 17 (7.69%) Splunk
7 16 (7.24%) Python
8 15 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (6.79%) CentOS
9 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
9 14 (6.33%) MS Excel
9 14 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (6.33%) Project Management
10 13 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.88%) Finance
10 13 (5.88%) Ubuntu
11 12 (5.43%) Migration
11 12 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.43%) .NET
11 12 (5.43%) C#
12 11 (4.98%) JavaScript
12 11 (4.98%) SLA
12 11 (4.98%) Data Analysis
12 11 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (4.98%) Web Development
12 11 (4.98%) SC Cleared
13 10 (4.52%) Windows 7
13 10 (4.52%) Automated Testing

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (3.62%) nginx
2 7 (3.17%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.90%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) JCAPS
Applications
1 14 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.62%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.71%) LAN
1 6 (2.71%) WAN
1 6 (2.71%) Firewall
2 5 (2.26%) SAN
3 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.90%) DNS
3 2 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.45%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) DHCP
4 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.81%) Redis
8 4 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.81%) MS Access
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.36%) Riak
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.90%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.90%) EDMS
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.45%) OLAP
11 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.90%) Selenium
2 2 (0.90%) JMeter
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.45%) Toad
3 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (5.88%) Finance
2 10 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.26%) Legal
4 2 (0.90%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (23.53%) Analyst
2 27 (12.22%) Developer
3 22 (9.95%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.33%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.33%) Information Analyst
5 13 (5.88%) NHS Project Manager
6 11 (4.98%) Trainer
6 11 (4.98%) Architect
7 10 (4.52%) Applications Support
7 10 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (4.52%) Data Analyst
7 10 (4.52%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Programme Manager
9 8 (3.62%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.17%) NHS Business Analyst
11 5 (2.26%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.26%) Service Manager
11 5 (2.26%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.26%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.43%) .NET
2 10 (4.52%) ASP.NET
2 10 (4.52%) Web Services
3 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (3.62%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.81%) HTML
6 3 (1.36%) Series 60
6 3 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.36%) Itk
6 3 (1.36%) XML
7 2 (0.90%) CSS
8 1 (0.45%) SAML
8 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.45%) MDX
8 1 (0.45%) jQuery
8 1 (0.45%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.26%) PACS
2 5 (2.26%) Reference Data
2 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.81%) Informatics
3 4 (1.81%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.81%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.36%) Open Source
5 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.45%) SystemC
6 1 (0.45%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.41%) Windows
2 15 (6.79%) CentOS
3 13 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 10 (4.52%) Windows XP
4 10 (4.52%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.07%) Linux
5 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.26%) Windows 2000
7 5 (2.26%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.81%) Android
8 4 (1.81%) UNIX
8 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (9.05%) Service Management
2 17 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 15 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (6.33%) Project Management
4 14 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.43%) Migration
6 12 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (4.98%) Data Analysis
7 11 (4.98%) Web Development
8 10 (4.52%) Automated Testing
8 10 (4.52%) ITIL
9 9 (4.07%) Workflow
9 9 (4.07%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (3.62%) Risk Management
11 7 (3.17%) Quality Management
11 7 (3.17%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.17%) Programme Management
12 6 (2.71%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.00%) SQL
2 16 (7.24%) Python
3 12 (5.43%) C#
4 11 (4.98%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.26%) Java
7 2 (0.90%) PHP
7 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.45%) C
8 1 (0.45%) MUMPS
8 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.98%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.07%) Degree
4 5 (2.26%) ISEB
5 3 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.90%) CIPD
6 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) CISSP
6 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CCAB
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) MCSE
7 1 (0.45%) MCSA
7 1 (0.45%) CCNA
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) SLA
2 7 (3.17%) QA
3 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.90%) HL7
5 1 (0.45%) BS25999
5 1 (0.45%) BS7799
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.07%) Puppet
2 6 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
3 1 (0.45%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (7.69%) Splunk
2 9 (4.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.62%) Oracle
4 6 (2.71%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.71%) Cisco
4 6 (2.71%) VMware
5 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.81%) Apple
5 4 (1.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.81%) HP
6 3 (1.36%) Infoflex
7 2 (0.90%) NetApp
7 2 (0.90%) Dell
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix
8 1 (0.45%) IBM
8 1 (0.45%) Novell
8 1 (0.45%) Capita
8 1 (0.45%) Remedy
8 1 (0.45%) McAfee
8 1 (0.45%) InterSystems
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