The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.47% -
As % of the General category - 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.41% -9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.63% -30.90%
Local Government
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
103 92 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 43.46% 43.40% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 41
Median daily rate £340 £360 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 6
Median hourly rate £38.25 £42.46 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.91% +117.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £41.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM