Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 65 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -13
Contract jobs citing NHS 21 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.04% 1.77% 1.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.20% 4.38% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £145 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.67% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £122 £208 £311
90th Percentile £301 £388 £362
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.50 £21.33 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.96% +12.98% +11.03%
10th Percentile £18.33 £17.20 £11.94
90th Percentile £31.25 £24.67 £26.08
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £16.00 £12.71
% change year-on-year +5.38% +25.86% -20.55%

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 256 388 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.88% 40.46% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 227 184
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £198 £268 £305
90th Percentile £550 £575 £548
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.21 £21.33 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.55% +12.98% +34.82%
10th Percentile £9.00 £15.60 £11.33
90th Percentile £44.99 £48.30 £25.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year - +23.24% -9.84%

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 25 April 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 April 2019. 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 -12 7 £263 -25.00%
Barnsley - 3 £350 -
Doncaster -1 2 £145 -35.56%
Rotherham - 2 £250 -
NHS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
4 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 5 (23.81%) Release Management
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
4 5 (23.81%) Email Migration
4 5 (23.81%) SystmOne
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Back Office
6 2 (9.52%) Power BI
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (9.52%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (9.52%) CMDB
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Task Automation

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SystmOne
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (9.52%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) IT Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Bid Writer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) SystmOne Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CMDB
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) e-Health
2 1 (4.76%) LIMS
2 1 (4.76%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Email Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
3 5 (23.81%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Task Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
6 1 (4.76%) Informatics
6 1 (4.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) SAP