Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 64 64
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 -36
Contract jobs citing NHS 24 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.84% 1.13% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.16% 3.28% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £238 - £210
10th Percentile £154 - £183
90th Percentile £438 - £508
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £470 £394
% change year-on-year -4.26% +19.37% +15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £16.29 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.95% -40.76% +128.69%
10th Percentile £22.42 £16.29 £13.69
90th Percentile £27.41 £16.29 £28.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.14 £12.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +13.08% -31.97% +52.81%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 262 274 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.04% 34.42% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 143 231
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £190 £313 £258
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.91% +26.53%
10th Percentile £10.14 £10.82 £12.30
90th Percentile £32.69 £41.03 £32.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +4.40%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in South Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in South Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in South Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in South Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Sheffield +28 18 £258 - 2
NHS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) SMS
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) PMO
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (12.50%) FileNet
6 3 (12.50%) Xcode
6 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 3 (12.50%) FatWire
6 3 (12.50%) OpenText
6 3 (12.50%) LiveLink
6 3 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (12.50%) Vignette
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) VB
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) Ant

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
1 3 (12.50%) Documentum
1 3 (12.50%) Drupal
1 3 (12.50%) FileNet
1 3 (12.50%) Liferay
1 3 (12.50%) LiveCycle
1 3 (12.50%) LiveLink
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Ant
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Healthcare Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Healthcare Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) NHS Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) Dojo
1 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
1 3 (12.50%) Java EE
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) JSR 170
1 3 (12.50%) OpenGL
1 3 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
1 3 (12.50%) WebGL
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Spend Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
2 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe
1 3 (12.50%) FatWire
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
1 3 (12.50%) Interwoven
1 3 (12.50%) OpenText
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
1 3 (12.50%) Sencha
1 3 (12.50%) Sitecore
1 3 (12.50%) Vignette
1 3 (12.50%) Xerox
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Progress
3 1 (4.17%) SAP