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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 109 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Local Government 18 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the General category 2.24% 1.61% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 10
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£425 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £333 £330
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.86 £24.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.15% -4.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.28 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +71.62%
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
804 993 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.16% 33.84% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 533 409
Average daily rate £425 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 65 67
Average hourly rate £32.58 £28.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.70 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

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
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +6 8 £425 +41.66%
Bedfordshire -5 6 - - 1
Hertfordshire +4 2 - - 1
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (11.11%) Mitel
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (14.81%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) OSPF
2 2 (7.41%) VRRP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) QlikView
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle HR Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Payroll Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
3 1 (3.70%) SCORM
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) CRM
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
2 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Workflow
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (7.41%) EAM
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCDST
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) Mitel
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) 3Com
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