The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 16 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 East Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 92 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing Local Government 6 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.38% 1.49%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.19% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 14
Average daily rate £320 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £295 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £387 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.47 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.53 £24.90 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +27.56%
General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
508 420 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.38% 32.01% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 226 309
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.01 £12.50 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £33.90 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Local Government
England

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 1 - -
Northamptonshire -18 1 - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Process Management
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SLA
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) CIPD
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) GIS Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Psychology
1 1 (5.00%) LLPG
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Process Management
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (5.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CIPD
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.00%) Casewise
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Popkin
4 1 (5.00%) ESRI
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) Mapinfo
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