The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
England / East of England
Rank 114 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Local Government 6 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.85% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.99% 2.82% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Median daily rate £233 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £300 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £458 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.42 £28.82 £17.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.84% +65.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £22.45 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +4.41%

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
607 708 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.80% 30.03% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 402 434
Median daily rate £400 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 43
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.77 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £345 -
Bedfordshire +6 1 £325 - 1
Norfolk +5 1 £107 -78.16% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 of England region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) QA
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Case Management
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Samsung
5 1 (5.00%) Contract Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) VRRP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) HR Manager
3 2 (10.00%) HR Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ERP
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Case Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Information Management
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) E-business
3 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) People Management
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HNC
2 1 (5.00%) HND
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (5.00%) OCA
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) Samsung
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
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