The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 71 69
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the General category - 0.69% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £379 £390
% change year-on-year
-16.17% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.68 £19.97 £23.86
% change year-on-year
+43.60% -16.29%
Local Government
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
297 288 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.80% 32.14% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 218 197
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Median hourly rate £33.60 £18.82 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.53% +17.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.74 £49.20 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Local Government across the Bristol region.

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Bristol region.

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol
Bristol, Avon
Planning Inspectorate
Rate: From £30,132 to £33,057 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday