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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Health Service (NHS)
Rank 91 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +2
Contract jobs citing NHS 56 142 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.91% 4.86% 4.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 18.21% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 106 67
Average daily rate £331 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £224 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £307 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Average hourly rate £16.55 £18.63 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.16% +13.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.19 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.43 £33.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.19 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -
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
896 780 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.59% 26.68% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 491 415
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 40
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £10.10 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -41 44 £339 -4.57% 7
South Yorkshire -31 9 £295 -1.66% 6
North Yorkshire -3 1 £425 +74.35%
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 34 (20.73%) Finance
2 30 (18.29%) SQL
3 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
4 19 (11.59%) Project Management
5 18 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
6 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.54%) Project Planning
9 13 (7.93%) Business Analysis
9 13 (7.93%) Programme Management
9 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (7.32%) MS Office
10 12 (7.32%) Security Cleared
10 12 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
11 11 (6.71%) Contingency Planning
11 11 (6.71%) MS Access
12 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
12 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
12 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (5.49%) Change Control
14 8 (4.88%) Information Governance
14 8 (4.88%) Data Analysis
14 8 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (4.88%) Law
14 8 (4.88%) VBA
14 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2
15 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
15 6 (3.66%) MS Project
15 6 (3.66%) Web Development

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.83%) Apache
3 2 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.32%) MS Office
3 8 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.66%) MS Project
5 5 (3.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) LAN
1 5 (3.05%) WAN
2 4 (2.44%) WebEx
3 3 (1.83%) Network Security
4 2 (1.22%) HTTP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) VoIP
5 1 (0.61%) VPN
5 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.71%) MS Access
3 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.83%) MySQL
5 3 (1.83%) QlikView
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.22%) EDMS
6 2 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Maven
2 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.83%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (20.73%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Law
3 5 (3.05%) Legal
3 5 (3.05%) Marketing
3 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (21.95%) Analyst
2 19 (11.59%) Developer
2 19 (11.59%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.37%) Programme Manager
4 12 (7.32%) Information Analyst
5 11 (6.71%) Data Analyst
6 10 (6.10%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.88%) Communications Officer
7 8 (4.88%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Information Manager
8 6 (3.66%) NHS Data Analyst
8 6 (3.66%) NHS Information Analyst
8 6 (3.66%) NHS Programme Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Programme Office Manager
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) Excel Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) NHS Information Manager
9 5 (3.05%) NHS Project Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Clinical Coder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.44%) CSS
1 4 (2.44%) HTML
2 3 (1.83%) jQuery
3 2 (1.22%) .NET
3 2 (1.22%) JSON
3 2 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.61%) Ajax
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Tika
4 1 (0.61%) Itk
4 1 (0.61%) JMS
4 1 (0.61%) JMX
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) WPF
4 1 (0.61%) XHTML
4 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (1.83%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.22%) PACS
4 2 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.05%) Unix
1 5 (3.05%) Windows
2 3 (1.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.59%) Project Management
2 18 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (8.54%) Project Planning
5 13 (7.93%) Business Analysis
5 13 (7.93%) Programme Management
6 11 (6.71%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.49%) Change Control
9 8 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.88%) Information Governance
9 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.66%) Web Development
11 5 (3.05%) ETL
11 5 (3.05%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.05%) Validation
12 4 (2.44%) Information Management
12 4 (2.44%) Migration
12 4 (2.44%) Scrum
12 4 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.29%) SQL
2 8 (4.88%) VBA
3 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.44%) C
4 4 (2.44%) PHP
5 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.22%) Java
6 2 (1.22%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.05%) Degree
3 3 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.22%) CCIE
4 2 (1.22%) CCNA
4 2 (1.22%) CCNP
4 2 (1.22%) CEH
4 2 (1.22%) CISA
4 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) CCDE
5 1 (0.61%) CCSP
5 1 (0.61%) CCVP
5 1 (0.61%) CISM
5 1 (0.61%) ISACA
5 1 (0.61%) MBA
5 1 (0.61%) MCSA
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.05%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) HL7
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco
3 2 (1.22%) Civica
3 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.61%) HP
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Tableau
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £9 - £12 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £40000 Per Annum First 13 weeks- temporary contract at £192.64 per
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £270 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £325 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £320 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Doncaster
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago