The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 48 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing Local Government 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the General category 5.48% 0.84% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £380 - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
- -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £23.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-30.94% +41.07%

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 119 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.12% 20.99% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 75 130
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 16
Median hourly rate £14.42 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.95% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £19.90 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.75 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Peterborough - 4 - -
Cambridge +6 2 £450 - 1
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (10.00%) E-business
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Northgate
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
4 1 (10.00%) HND
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) HR Manager
1 2 (20.00%) HR Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Payroll Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) E-business
2 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (10.00%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Northgate
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow