The first 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 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 Chelmsford 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 14 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.08% 6.25% 9.09%
As % of the General category 8.33% 20.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £233 £288 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% -33.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £18.48
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +35.31%
General Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 36.92% 31.25% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 3
Average daily rate £140 £308 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.47% -35.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Local Government
Essex

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 18 April 2014.

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 29 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) OVSD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee