Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 94 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 -39 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 35 51 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.55% 1.96% 3.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.15% 5.81% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 97
Leeds median daily rate £523 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.63% -5.33% +30.00%
10th Percentile £365 £231 £208
90th Percentile £738 £589 £660
West Yorkshire median daily rate £498 £375 £405
% change year-on-year +32.67% -7.41% +29.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.62% -10.41%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.44 £18.38 £12.00
% change year-on-year -26.84% +53.13% -31.43%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 679 878 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.00% 33.78% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 559 696
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +22.14%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £573 £575 £561
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 38
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.80
90th Percentile £21.58 £15.00 £41.73
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% - -

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing NHS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Leeds

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Leeds

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Leeds

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for NHS.

1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
2 9 (25.71%) Reference Data
3 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Data Quality
4 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.14%) Finance
5 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
5 6 (17.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (17.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (14.29%) IT Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.43%) Matrix Management
7 4 (11.43%) Contract Management
7 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) HL7
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) User Stories
8 3 (8.57%) JIRA
8 3 (8.57%) Statistics

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (5.71%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Slack
1 2 (5.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Bigtable
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Head of Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Head of Digital
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Product Owner
7 2 (5.71%) Business Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Product Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Product Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Product Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Reference Data
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
3 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
5 5 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.43%) Contract Management
6 4 (11.43%) Matrix Management
6 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.57%) Statistics
7 3 (8.57%) User Stories
8 2 (5.71%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (17.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (8.57%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Capita
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
1 1 (2.86%) Progress
1 1 (2.86%) Tableau