Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an NHS Information Analyst was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 843 845 863
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -103
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Analyst 6 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.003% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 20
England median daily rate £313 £185 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.38% -22.72% -13.18%
10th Percentile £246 £159 £159
90th Percentile £412 £213 £338
UK median daily rate £313 £185 £239
% change year-on-year +69.38% -22.72% -13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £17.38 - £26.50
10th Percentile £15.19 - £25.75
90th Percentile £19.56 - £27.25
UK median hourly rate £17.38 - £26.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89,252 86,678 93,612
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.86% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,439 57,438 61,666
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,830 2,559 2,986
England median hourly rate £18.18 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +1.08% +4.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.28
% change year-on-year -3.74% +2.33% +1.58%

NHS Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured NHS Information Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 4 £313 +47.06% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
NHS Information Analyst
UK

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, NHS Information Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring NHS Information Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) NHS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Informatics
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) Power BI
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (33.33%) Data Science
5 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Validation
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Access
6 1 (16.67%) Tableau
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Informatics
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau