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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 75 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -8
Contract jobs citing NHS 53 119 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.21% 3.85% 4.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.15% 12.34% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 80 82
Median daily rate £375 £345 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +13.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £164 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £299 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 15
Median hourly rate £13.69 £15.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +19.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £12.00 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £17.64 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.40 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
741 964 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.84% 31.22% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 628 450
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 66 40
Median hourly rate £14.81 £15.00 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £19.50 £36.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 42 £428 +10.45% 10
South Yorkshire -16 10 £325 +8.33% 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 18 (18.37%) Linux
2 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 15 (15.31%) Splunk
3 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.24%) Nagios
4 12 (12.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 11 (11.22%) Windows
5 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
5 11 (11.22%) Open Source
6 10 (10.20%) Degree
6 10 (10.20%) ITIL
6 10 (10.20%) VMware
7 9 (9.18%) Ubuntu
7 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
8 8 (8.16%) CentOS
8 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (8.16%) VMware Server
8 8 (8.16%) SAN
8 8 (8.16%) Finance
8 8 (8.16%) Grafana
8 8 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (7.14%) Project Management
9 7 (7.14%) PHP
9 7 (7.14%) CRM
9 7 (7.14%) Java
9 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
10 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
10 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence

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 5 (5.10%) Apache
1 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) SAN
2 5 (5.10%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (4.08%) Internet
3 4 (4.08%) LAN
3 4 (4.08%) WAN
4 2 (2.04%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) SMTP
4 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) FTP
5 1 (1.02%) HTTP
5 1 (1.02%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) SNMP
5 1 (1.02%) SSH
5 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.10%) Redis
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.04%) OLAP
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) JMeter
2 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Selenium
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.16%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Law
3 3 (3.06%) Legal
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) Analyst
2 11 (11.22%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Architect
5 8 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Commercial Manager
8 5 (5.10%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.10%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Clinical Coder
9 4 (4.08%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.06%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Procurement Specialist
10 3 (3.06%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (4.08%) .NET
3 3 (3.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) RESTful
4 2 (2.04%) Django
4 2 (2.04%) HTML5
4 2 (2.04%) JSON
4 2 (2.04%) MDX
4 2 (2.04%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) Play Framework
4 2 (2.04%) Spring
4 2 (2.04%) WinForms
4 2 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (1.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) Informatics
2 3 (3.06%) User Experience
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) BBC
4 1 (1.02%) BYOD
4 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.02%) Economics
4 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.02%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.02%) PACS
4 1 (1.02%) Statistics
4 1 (1.02%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Linux
2 11 (11.22%) Windows
3 9 (9.18%) Ubuntu
4 8 (8.16%) CentOS
5 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.22%) Open Source
3 10 (10.20%) ITIL
4 7 (7.14%) CRM
4 7 (7.14%) Project Management
5 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.12%) Migration
6 5 (5.10%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.10%) Performance Testing
6 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.10%) Service Management
6 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.08%) ETL
7 4 (4.08%) Front End Development
7 4 (4.08%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.08%) Service Design
7 4 (4.08%) User Stories
8 3 (3.06%) ETL Development
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
2 7 (7.14%) PHP
3 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.08%) C#
5 3 (3.06%) Python
6 2 (2.04%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) Scala
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.04%) VB
6 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) CCNA
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.02%) MBA
6 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) HL7
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) VMware Server
2 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) Docker
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Nagios
2 8 (8.16%) Grafana
3 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Splunk
2 10 (10.20%) VMware
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle
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