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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 36 35 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing NHS 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.79% 1.47% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.10% 3.88% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £313 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -5.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +0.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.07 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.18% -10.00%  

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 82 103 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 29.39% 37.73% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 38
Median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £199 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +24.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Leicestershire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Leicestershire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leicester - 3 £313 -
NHS
East Midlands

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes

NHS
Top Related 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 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (14.29%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau