Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 6 months to 24 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 112 51
Rank change year-on-year -3 -61 -21
Contract jobs citing NHS 67 99 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.52% 1.83% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.06% 5.67% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 68 158
Yorkshire median daily rate £491 £371 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.32% +16.93% +4.53%
10th Percentile £247 £205 £196
90th Percentile £726 £568 £558
England median daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.06 £18.38 £12.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +52.81% -19.83%
10th Percentile £9.35 £11.58 £10.35
90th Percentile £24.36 £29.50 £23.05
England median hourly rate £17.38 £18.69 £13.60
% change year-on-year -7.02% +37.41% -9.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1325 1747 1917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.99% 32.21% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 1087 1242
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 66 120
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.40 £9.73
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.35
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHS in Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NHS in Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NHS in Yorkshire

NHS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NHS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NHS in Yorkshire

NHS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -10 43 £509 +35.67% 12
South Yorkshire +8 10 - -
North Yorkshire +10 2 £275 - 1
Humberside -1 1 £400 -11.11%
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) Data Quality
3 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
4 11 (16.42%) TOGAF
4 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
5 10 (14.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
6 9 (13.43%) Finance
6 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (13.43%) Data Architecture
7 8 (11.94%) Data Integration
7 8 (11.94%) Performance Management
7 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
8 7 (10.45%) SQL
8 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.96%) Contract Management
9 6 (8.96%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (7.46%) User Stories
10 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
10 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (7.46%) JIRA
10 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2

NHS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (5.97%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Slack
1 4 (5.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) SMS
2 2 (2.99%) LAN
2 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.49%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.49%) Power BI
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Back Office
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Architect
2 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Technical Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Head of Delivery
5 6 (8.96%) Head of Digital
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Product Owner
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Digital Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Product Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Product Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Product Owner
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) HTML5
2 1 (1.49%) jQuery
2 1 (1.49%) Node.js
2 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
2 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 11 (16.42%) TOGAF
3 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.43%) Data Architecture
4 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.94%) Data Integration
5 8 (11.94%) Performance Management
6 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (8.96%) Contract Management
7 6 (8.96%) IT Strategy
8 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
8 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) User Stories
9 4 (5.97%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C
2 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.49%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.49%) MCP
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (5.97%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) HP
2 2 (2.99%) Progress
3 1 (1.49%) Capita
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Tableau
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter
3 1 (1.49%) VMware