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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 129 125 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Contract jobs citing Local Government 18 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.79% 1.13%
As % of the General category 1.98% 2.60% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 20
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£313 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £455 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.94 £23.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.97 £23.86 £22.54
% change year-on-year
-16.29% +5.83%
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
908 923 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.14% 30.41% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 503 345
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 89 76
Average hourly rate £20.94 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.58 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Bedfordshire +16 9 £300 -17.24% 2
Essex -16 5 £325 -27.77% 1
Hertfordshire -9 4 - -
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
4 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Taleo
4 9 (19.57%) Oracle UPK
5 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 7 (15.22%) E-Learning
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
6 7 (15.22%) Intranet
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (13.04%) .NET
8 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (10.87%) Information Management
8 5 (10.87%) XML
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
8 5 (10.87%) HTML
8 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.87%) CRM
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) DHCP
9 4 (8.70%) MS Office
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.70%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (19.57%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (2.17%) Tridion
5 1 (2.17%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Intranet
2 4 (8.70%) DHCP
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
3 3 (6.52%) WAN
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
4 2 (4.35%) VRRP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Trainer
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle Trainer
5 5 (10.87%) ICT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) E-Learning Developer
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) XML
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) XSLT
5 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
2 2 (4.35%) GIS
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) SCORM
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) UNIX
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) CRM
2 5 (10.87%) Information Management
3 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.70%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) Service Management
4 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Information Security
5 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.35%) EAM
5 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) VBScript
3 2 (4.35%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) CIPD
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.35%) CCA
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Citrix
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) Mitel
5 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) ReadSoft
6 1 (2.17%) 3Com
6 1 (2.17%) Northgate
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