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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.23% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.30% 0.59% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £600 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £22.45 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +3.21%

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
308 339 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 38.18% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 257 222
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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

Local Government
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Local Government 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BPR
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft