The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 82 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.083% 0.24% 0.083%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.78% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +35.31%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
465 258 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.75% 30.94% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 125 222
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £14.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £22.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - - - -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HR
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HR
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP