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 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 96 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 -69  
Contract jobs citing NHS 31 49 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.56% 1.74% 5.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 5.37% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 130
Median daily rate £545 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £486 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.44% -26.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.41 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.68 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year -18.30% +20.33%  

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 619 913 868
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 31.14% 32.43% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 592 582
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +20.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

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 June 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
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 June 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 +2 21 £545 +36.25% 9
South Yorkshire +4 4 - -
North Yorkshire +10 2 - - 3
NHS
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) Degree
3 15 (17.86%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) Finance
4 14 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.90%) Python
7 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
8 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (10.71%) Project Management
9 8 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
9 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.33%) Data Management
10 7 (8.33%) .NET
11 6 (7.14%) Oracle
11 6 (7.14%) Java
11 6 (7.14%) Windows
11 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.14%) Riak
11 6 (7.14%) Flask
11 6 (7.14%) Ansible
11 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree

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 3 (3.57%) SAS
1 3 (3.57%) WordPress
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.57%) Stata
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.19%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.19%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.19%) ISDN
2 1 (1.19%) LAN
2 1 (1.19%) PBX
2 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.14%) Riak
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.57%) Big Data
5 3 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) QlikView
7 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) JMeter
3 2 (2.38%) Selenium
3 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.19%) Grunt
4 1 (1.19%) gulp
4 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
2 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (17.86%) Architect
1 15 (17.86%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (5.95%) Communications Manager
5 4 (4.76%) Clinical Coder
5 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.76%) Python Developer
5 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.76%) Tester
6 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (3.57%) IT Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.57%) TOGAF Architect
7 2 (2.38%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) Flask
3 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.38%) CSS
4 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.19%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.19%) CSS3
5 1 (1.19%) HTML5
5 1 (1.19%) LESS
5 1 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.19%) REST
5 1 (1.19%) RxJS
5 1 (1.19%) Sass
5 1 (1.19%) SignalR
5 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Android
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (10.71%) Project Management
5 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.33%) Data Management
7 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.95%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.95%) ITIL
8 5 (5.95%) Scrum
8 5 (5.95%) Statistics
9 4 (4.76%) Data Strategy
9 4 (4.76%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) SQL
2 10 (11.90%) Python
3 6 (7.14%) Java
4 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 4 (4.76%) C#
5 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.57%) VBA
7 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Degree
2 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 5 (5.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.76%) ISEB
5 4 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.19%) MBA
7 1 (1.19%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (1.19%) MobiControl
2 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (3.57%) Cerner
2 3 (3.57%) VMware
3 2 (2.38%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Splunk
4 1 (1.19%) Avaya
4 1 (1.19%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.19%) Nortel
4 1 (1.19%) SOTI
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