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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 92 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.56% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £228 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.82% -16.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £130 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £326 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.40 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -
Local Government
England

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
521 535 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.85% 32.52% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 313 281
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 10
Median hourly rate £24.25 £10.44 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.27% -16.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £10.44 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £12.90 £23.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +4 1 £450 +28.57%
Derbyshire - 1 £350 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Case Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DMZ
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Case Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Records Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle