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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.00% 2.56% 10.53%
As % of the General category 30.00% 9.09% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£438 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £360
% change year-on-year
+17.83% -11.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +61.82%
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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
10 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 40.00% 28.21% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Average daily rate £450 £488 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £186 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £650 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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
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 24 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) NHS
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Lagan
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) SPSS
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) NHS
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Qualitative Research
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Lagan
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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