Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 126 110
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16 -60
Contract jobs citing NHS 104 67 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.07% 1.50% 1.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.92% 5.01% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 64
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £480 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +29.29% +17.86%
10th Percentile £235 £259 £205
90th Percentile £608 £729 £572
England median daily rate £359 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +10.38% +3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £11.51 £16.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.04% -28.25% +26.65%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.24 £8.72
90th Percentile £21.10 £24.36 £29.50
England median hourly rate £16.61 £17.38 £18.88
% change year-on-year -4.40% -7.95% +34.82%

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 1,502 1,338 1,663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.87% 30.03% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 876 1,037
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £259 £235 £242
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 55 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +4.75%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.88 £9.80
90th Percentile £24.85 £34.92 £28.75
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +24 87 £498 +2.58% 15
South Yorkshire 0 14 £306 - 9
North Yorkshire -5 1 £425 +54.55%
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NHS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for NHS.

1 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 15 (14.42%) Windows
3 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2
3 14 (13.46%) Project Management
3 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 13 (12.50%) Finance
4 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 11 (10.58%) PMO
5 11 (10.58%) JIRA
5 11 (10.58%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
6 10 (9.62%) Retail
6 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
6 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
6 10 (9.62%) Service Design
7 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.69%) Scrum
7 8 (7.69%) Service Management
7 8 (7.69%) HL7
8 7 (6.73%) Migration
8 7 (6.73%) TOGAF
8 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.73%) Workflow
8 7 (6.73%) HP
8 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.85%) SAS
3 3 (2.88%) CMS
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.92%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
4 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.92%) Documentum
4 2 (1.92%) Drupal
4 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) FileNet
4 2 (1.92%) Liferay
4 2 (1.92%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.92%) LiveLink
4 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.96%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Trello
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Firewall
1 4 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) DHCP
2 1 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.92%) Big Data
5 2 (1.92%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (1.92%) GIS
5 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.92%) Redis
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQLite
6 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) Riak
6 1 (0.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) JIRA
2 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.85%) Subversion
3 3 (2.88%) JMeter
4 2 (1.92%) Ant
4 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.92%) Xcode
5 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Publishing
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.92%) Local Government
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Analyst
2 10 (9.62%) Architect
3 7 (6.73%) Data Analyst
3 7 (6.73%) PC Engineer
3 7 (6.73%) PC Rollout Engineer
3 7 (6.73%) Rollout Engineer
3 7 (6.73%) Technical Architect
4 6 (5.77%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (5.77%) Information Analyst
4 6 (5.77%) Programme Manager
4 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (4.81%) Developer
5 5 (4.81%) Programme Director
6 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (3.85%) Junior
6 4 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 4 (3.85%) Relationships Manager
6 4 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) Velocity
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.92%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.92%) CSS
2 2 (1.92%) Dojo
2 2 (1.92%) Ext JS
2 2 (1.92%) Java EE
2 2 (1.92%) jQuery
2 2 (1.92%) JSON
2 2 (1.92%) JSR 170
2 2 (1.92%) OpenGL
2 2 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.92%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (1.92%) SOAP
2 2 (1.92%) Spring
2 2 (1.92%) WebGL
2 2 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) LAMP
3 1 (0.96%) OpenID
3 1 (0.96%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.77%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.92%) CMDB
4 2 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (1.92%) e-Health
4 2 (1.92%) LIMS
4 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.92%) PACS
5 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Windows
2 13 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 11 (10.58%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.88%) Android
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
6 1 (0.96%) Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (13.46%) PRINCE2
2 14 (13.46%) Project Management
3 13 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
4 10 (9.62%) Service Design
5 8 (7.69%) Scrum
5 8 (7.69%) Service Management
6 7 (6.73%) Migration
6 7 (6.73%) TOGAF
6 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
6 7 (6.73%) Workflow
7 6 (5.77%) Change Management
7 6 (5.77%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.77%) Personalization
7 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 5 (4.81%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.81%) ITIL
8 5 (4.81%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) Java
2 4 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.88%) CISSP
6 2 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) PMO
2 8 (7.69%) HL7
3 4 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.88%) GDPR
5 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.92%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) HP
3 3 (2.88%) IBM
3 3 (2.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco
4 2 (1.92%) FatWire
4 2 (1.92%) Interwoven
4 2 (1.92%) OpenText
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle
4 2 (1.92%) Sencha
4 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.92%) Vignette
4 2 (1.92%) Xerox
5 1 (0.96%) CommVault
5 1 (0.96%) Dell
5 1 (0.96%) Progress
5 1 (0.96%) Splunk
5 1 (0.96%) Symantec
5 1 (0.96%) VMware