The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

National Health Service (NHS)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 16 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20  
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.42% 5.22% 2.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.76% 20.59% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £310 £231 £224
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.05% +3.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £308
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £23.37 £14.00 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.92% -24.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £13.20 £17.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.07 £15.40 £18.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.09 £14.88
% change year-on-year -6.77% +8.16%  

NHS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 41 34 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 35.04% 25.37% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 30
Median daily rate £388 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -28.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing NHS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Bradford

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NHS in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Bradford

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Bradford

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Bradford over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NHS in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Bradford region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Cerner
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Communications Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cerner
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware