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 3 months to 25 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 46 28
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18  
Contract jobs citing NHS 4 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.24% 1.15% 5.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 4.24% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 20
Median daily rate - £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year +12.44% -1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.14% +20.68%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 116 118 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.91% 27.25% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 83 90
Median daily rate £410 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £727 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.42 £12.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.73% +27.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.88 £7.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £21.28 £24.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Rotherham +3 2 - -
Doncaster -6 1 - -
NHS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (10.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Clinical Coder
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) NHS BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP