The median contractor rate for a NHS Information Analyst was £214 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Information Analyst - NHS
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 605 584
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21  
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Analyst 4 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.027% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.029% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 28
Median daily rate £214 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.27% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £193 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £214 £325 £225
% change year-on-year -34.23% +44.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40438 48973 48899
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.58% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26388 32364 30133
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1334 1394 1962
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

NHS Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured NHS Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for NHS Information Analyst in England

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS Information Analyst in England

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS Information Analyst in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS Information Analyst in England

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS Information Analyst in England

NHS Information Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Information Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
North West +24 2 £201 -10.55%
West Midlands +20 1 £350 +3.70%
East of England - 1 £225 -
NHS Information Analyst
UK

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, NHS Information Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring NHS Information Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) NHS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) Informatics
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Access
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
2 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft