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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 67 61
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the General category - 1.19% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.94 £19.37 £22.88
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -15.34%
Local Government
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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
163 168 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.43% 20.34% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 89 79
Average daily rate £380 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £129 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 18
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £28.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) 3Com
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) 3Com