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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 74 74 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 -37  
Contract jobs citing NHS 53 67 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.45% 2.38% 4.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.93% 9.04% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 83
Median daily rate £325 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -10.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £141 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 15
Median hourly rate £12.51 £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.60% +1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.60 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.41 £19.41 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 668 741 674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.93% 26.31% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 490 412
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 40
Median hourly rate £19.49 £16.13 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +37.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.25 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.07 £21.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +6 43 £332 +15.47% 8
South Yorkshire -12 6 £330 +25.71% 1
NHS
England

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 23 (21.30%) SQL
2 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (13.89%) Finance
4 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
6 12 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (11.11%) Degree
6 12 (11.11%) Open Source
7 11 (10.19%) Java
7 11 (10.19%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.26%) PHP
8 10 (9.26%) Windows
8 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
9 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (8.33%) Splunk
9 9 (8.33%) Data Quality
9 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.33%) CRM
9 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.33%) Linux
9 9 (8.33%) ITIL
10 8 (7.41%) Project Management
10 8 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (7.41%) Docker
11 7 (6.48%) Service Design
11 7 (6.48%) LAPP Stack

NHS
Top Related 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 7 (6.48%) Apache
1 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.78%) SAS
2 3 (2.78%) WordPress
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) Stata
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.93%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (3.70%) Internet
3 3 (2.78%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) WAN
3 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.93%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) ISDN
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
5 1 (0.93%) PBX
5 1 (0.93%) SMTP
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.48%) Redis
5 6 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.70%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.78%) Big Data
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.93%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) QlikView
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) JMeter
2 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.78%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) Grunt
4 1 (0.93%) gulp
4 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
2 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Law
3 4 (3.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.85%) Advertising
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
3 10 (9.26%) Architect
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Developer
4 8 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 7 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 5 (4.63%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (4.63%) SSIS Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Commercial Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Communications Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
1 7 (6.48%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.78%) CSS
3 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.93%) CSS3
4 1 (0.93%) HTML5
4 1 (0.93%) LESS
4 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.93%) REST
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
4 1 (0.93%) RxJS
4 1 (0.93%) Sass
4 1 (0.93%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.85%) PACS
5 1 (0.93%) BYOD
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Windows
2 9 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (11.11%) Open Source
4 11 (10.19%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.33%) CRM
6 9 (8.33%) ITIL
6 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.41%) Project Management
8 7 (6.48%) ETL
8 7 (6.48%) Load Balancing
8 7 (6.48%) Performance Testing
8 7 (6.48%) Service Design
9 6 (5.56%) ITSM
9 6 (5.56%) Migration
9 6 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
9 6 (5.56%) Service Management
9 6 (5.56%) Statistics
10 5 (4.63%) Operations Research
10 5 (4.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.30%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) Java
3 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.26%) PHP
4 5 (4.63%) Python
5 4 (3.70%) C#
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.78%) VBA
7 2 (1.85%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.70%) ISEB
4 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MBA
6 1 (0.93%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Docker
2 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Nagios
2 2 (1.85%) Grafana
3 1 (0.93%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (8.33%) Splunk
2 6 (5.56%) Oracle
3 5 (4.63%) VMware
4 3 (2.78%) Cerner
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Avaya
6 1 (0.93%) NICE Systems
6 1 (0.93%) Nortel
6 1 (0.93%) SOTI
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