The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 53 65 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23  
Contract jobs citing NHS 42 48 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.15% 2.48% 4.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.10% 9.16% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 55
Median daily rate £335 £288 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.52% -12.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £543 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +0.16% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 11
Median hourly rate £10.66 £15.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.31% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £19.43 £18.75
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 416 524 434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.18% 27.07% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 355 262
Median daily rate £410 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 29
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.76% +8.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.25 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NHS in West Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +12 28 £400 +14.28% 4
Bradford -4 5 £310 +49.39%
Brighouse - 3 - -
Wakefield - 2 - - 2
NHS
Yorkshire

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.66%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) Finance
4 12 (14.46%) Degree
4 12 (14.46%) Open Source
5 11 (13.25%) Java
6 10 (12.05%) PHP
6 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
6 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
7 9 (10.84%) Splunk
7 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.84%) Linux
7 9 (10.84%) CRM
7 9 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (9.64%) ITIL
8 8 (9.64%) Docker
8 8 (9.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (8.43%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
9 7 (8.43%) Performance Testing
9 7 (8.43%) LAPP Stack
9 7 (8.43%) Data Quality
9 7 (8.43%) Redis
9 7 (8.43%) Windows
9 7 (8.43%) Apache
9 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
9 7 (8.43%) Nagios
9 7 (8.43%) Project Management

NHS
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 7 (8.43%) Apache
1 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.61%) SAS
2 3 (3.61%) WordPress
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
1 3 (3.61%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) ISDN
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) PBX
5 1 (1.20%) SMTP
5 1 (1.20%) SNMP
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (8.43%) Redis
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.20%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JMeter
2 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Grunt
4 1 (1.20%) gulp
4 1 (1.20%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Legal
3 4 (4.82%) Law
3 4 (4.82%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Analyst
2 11 (13.25%) Developer
3 9 (10.84%) Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.23%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Commercial Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Communications Manager
8 3 (3.61%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 3 (3.61%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (3.61%) IT Support
8 3 (3.61%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.61%) Tester
9 2 (2.41%) Digital Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.20%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) LESS
4 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.20%) RESTful
4 1 (1.20%) RxJS
4 1 (1.20%) Sass
4 1 (1.20%) SignalR
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) BYOD
5 1 (1.20%) PACS
5 1 (1.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) CentOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.46%) Open Source
3 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.84%) CRM
4 9 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (9.64%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
6 7 (8.43%) Performance Testing
6 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) Service Design
6 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.23%) ITSM
7 6 (7.23%) Service Continuity Management
7 6 (7.23%) Service Management
7 6 (7.23%) Statistics
8 5 (6.02%) Economics
8 5 (6.02%) Information Governance
8 5 (6.02%) Operations Research
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) Java
3 10 (12.05%) PHP
4 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.02%) Python
6 3 (3.61%) VBA
7 2 (2.41%) C#
7 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.82%) ISEB
4 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MBA
6 1 (1.20%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.20%) HL7
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Nagios
2 2 (2.41%) Grafana
3 1 (1.20%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) Splunk
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle
2 5 (6.02%) VMware
3 3 (3.61%) Cerner
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Avaya
5 1 (1.20%) NICE Systems
5 1 (1.20%) Nortel
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) SOTI
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