The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 39
Contract jobs citing NHS 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 3.45% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 12.16% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -18.30% +26.78%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70 74 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 26.02% 28.35% 40.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 48
Median daily rate £320 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £211 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.97 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.39% -4.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.19 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Leicestershire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau