The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 19 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.81% 12.90% 6.52%
As % of the General category 7.69% 36.36% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £19.37 £22.88
% change year-on-year
-10.97% -15.34%
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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 Chelmsford region.

General Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 49.52% 35.48% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 6
Average daily rate £350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £379 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Taleo
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle UPK
3 5 (45.45%) E-Learning
4 4 (36.36%) Information Management
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
6 2 (18.18%) Intranet
6 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (9.09%) WordPress
7 1 (9.09%) CIPD
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Trainer
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Hyperion Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) E-Learning Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Editor
3 1 (9.09%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (9.09%) Content Editor
3 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) E-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Hyperion