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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 108 120 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Local Government 24 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.86% 1.83% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 15
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£249 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £445 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.11 £35.00 £21.77
% change year-on-year
-39.68% +60.77%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
838 930 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.49% 32.54% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 491 337
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 86
Average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.80% -35.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £45.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Local Government Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 11 £178 -54.19% 2
Bedfordshire +11 9 £318 -12.20%
Hertfordshire -5 3 - - 3
Norfolk - 1 - -
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 8 (20.00%) Taleo
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle UPK
4 6 (15.00%) E-Learning
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (12.50%) Information Management
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.00%) ISEB
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix
6 4 (10.00%) Intranet
6 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) VMware
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security
7 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (20.00%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Intranet
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) VoIP
3 2 (5.00%) VRRP
3 2 (5.00%) OSPF
3 2 (5.00%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
1 9 (22.50%) Consultant
2 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Trainer
3 5 (12.50%) Trainer
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) E-Learning Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) ICT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Hyperion Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) E-Learning
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) SCORM
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Information Management
2 5 (12.50%) CRM
3 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Information Security
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) EAM
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CIPD
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCA
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.00%) Mitel
5 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.50%) 3Com
6 1 (2.50%) ReadSoft
6 1 (2.50%) Northgate
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
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