Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an NHS Information Analyst was £218 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 December 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
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 843 787
Rank change year-on-year -2 -56 -39
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Analyst 5 14 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.015% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.015% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 72
England median daily rate £218 £235 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.45% -14.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £166 £138 £178
90th Percentile £299 £388 £332
UK median daily rate £218 £235 £275
% change year-on-year -7.45% -14.55% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
England median hourly rate £14.00 £26.50 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.17% +52.91% -
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £26.50 £17.33
% change year-on-year -47.17% +52.91% -

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 90047 90608 98468
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.70% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60302 59641 63832
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2606 2999 3781
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 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 15 December 2017. 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
North of England +44 2 £299 +37.47%
Midlands +16 1 - -
North West +15 1 £299 +37.47%
East Midlands 0 1 - -
London -1 1 £218 -7.45%
South East -9 1 £157 -17.63%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
NHS Information Analyst
UK

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 5 (100.00%) NHS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality

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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft