The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.27% -
As % of the General category 0.80% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.16 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £23.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-21.31% +41.07%

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
500 464 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.81% 31.42% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 306 277
Median daily rate £380 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £234 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 12
Median hourly rate £21.16 £16.78 £10.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.13% +64.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.47 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £41.75 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 2 £400 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Rutland - 1 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Author
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Web Author
1 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Web UI Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam