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 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 93 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £493 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -9.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.63% -30.90%
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
526 548 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.25% 34.77% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 345 271
Median daily rate £425 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 20
Median hourly rate £12.56 £11.50 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +15.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.64 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £28.40 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 July 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
Nottinghamshire - 2 £413 - 3
Northamptonshire -3 1 £450 -
Derbyshire - 1 £350 -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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

1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) Extranet
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) Extranet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XHTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft