The median contractor rate for a NHS Information Analyst was £203 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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
Information Analyst - NHS
UK
Rank 603 622 578
Rank change year-on-year +19 -44  
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Information Analyst 6 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.038% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 30
Median daily rate £203 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.58% -11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £189 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £214 £221 £225
% change year-on-year -3.38% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

NHS Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured NHS Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for NHS Information Analyst in the UK

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS Information Analyst in the UK

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS Information Analyst in the UK

NHS Information Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS Information Analyst in the UK

NHS Information Analyst
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Information Analyst within the UK 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
England +26 6 £203 -23.58%
North West +26 2 £201 -7.47%
London +22 1 £173 -37.27%
West Midlands +12 1 £350 +3.70%
South West +3 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £203 -
Somerset - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 £225 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £225 -

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, NHS Information Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring NHS Information Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) NHS
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Informatics
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) MS Access
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

NHS Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
2 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft