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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 66 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing NHS 57 101 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.62% 3.61% 4.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.20% 12.56% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 77
Median daily rate £375 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £146 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 16
Median hourly rate £18.38 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £14.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £17.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -3.33%

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
695 804 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.92% 28.77% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 539 419
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 48 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.10 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £24.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

NHS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing NHS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -15 42 £470 +34.28% 10
South Yorkshire -8 11 £325 +27.45% 2
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 20 (18.35%) SQL
1 20 (18.35%) Linux
2 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 16 (14.68%) Splunk
4 13 (11.93%) Nagios
5 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.01%) Open Source
6 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.09%) Windows
6 11 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (10.09%) Java
7 10 (9.17%) Finance
7 10 (9.17%) VMware
7 10 (9.17%) ITIL
7 10 (9.17%) Degree
7 10 (9.17%) Disclosure Scotland
8 9 (8.26%) Ubuntu
8 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (8.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (8.26%) PHP
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.34%) SAN
9 8 (7.34%) ETL
9 8 (7.34%) VMware Server
9 8 (7.34%) CentOS
9 8 (7.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (7.34%) Grafana
10 7 (6.42%) LAPP Stack

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (6.42%) Apache
1 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.83%) Confluence
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) SAN
2 7 (6.42%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (3.67%) Internet
3 4 (3.67%) LAN
3 4 (3.67%) WAN
4 2 (1.83%) DNS
4 2 (1.83%) SMTP
4 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) DHCP
5 1 (0.92%) Firewall
5 1 (0.92%) FTP
5 1 (0.92%) HTTP
5 1 (0.92%) LDAP
5 1 (0.92%) SNMP
5 1 (0.92%) SSH
5 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.42%) Redis
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.83%) OLAP
8 2 (1.83%) QlikView
9 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.92%) MySQL
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) JMeter
2 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.83%) JIRA
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.92%) Grunt
4 1 (0.92%) gulp
4 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (9.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Law
2 4 (3.67%) Legal
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 2 (1.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Analyst
2 18 (16.51%) Developer
3 11 (10.09%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Technical Architect
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.42%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.59%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.59%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Clinical Coder
9 4 (3.67%) Commercial Manager
9 4 (3.67%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) ETL Developer
9 4 (3.67%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Support Technician
10 3 (2.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) LAPP Stack
2 6 (5.50%) .NET
3 3 (2.75%) HTML
3 3 (2.75%) RESTful
4 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.83%) CSS
4 2 (1.83%) Django
4 2 (1.83%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.83%) HTML5
4 2 (1.83%) JSON
4 2 (1.83%) MDX
4 2 (1.83%) Node.js
4 2 (1.83%) Play Framework
4 2 (1.83%) Spring
4 2 (1.83%) WinForms
4 2 (1.83%) XML
5 1 (0.92%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Informatics
3 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.75%) User Experience
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) PACS
4 2 (1.83%) Statistics
5 1 (0.92%) BBC
5 1 (0.92%) BYOD
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Economics
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (0.92%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.92%) Tandem
5 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Linux
2 11 (10.09%) Windows
3 9 (8.26%) Ubuntu
4 8 (7.34%) CentOS
5 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.01%) Open Source
3 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.17%) ITIL
5 8 (7.34%) ETL
6 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.42%) Migration
6 7 (6.42%) Performance Testing
6 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.50%) CRM
7 6 (5.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (5.50%) Project Management
7 6 (5.50%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.59%) Service Management
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Front End Development
9 4 (3.67%) Information Governance
9 4 (3.67%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.67%) Service Design
9 4 (3.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.35%) SQL
2 11 (10.09%) Java
3 9 (8.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.26%) PHP
4 6 (5.50%) C#
5 5 (4.59%) Python
6 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.83%) Ruby
7 2 (1.83%) Scala
7 2 (1.83%) VB
7 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.17%) Degree
3 8 (7.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.83%) MBA
5 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) CCNA
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.92%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) HL7
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) VMware Server
2 7 (6.42%) Docker
3 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Nagios
2 8 (7.34%) Grafana
3 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Splunk
2 10 (9.17%) VMware
3 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco
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