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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 141 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Contract jobs citing Local Government 8 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.67% 0.81%
As % of the General category 0.79% 2.13% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 14
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£300 £338 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £162 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £18.14
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +73.95%
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
1012 751 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.74% 31.21% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 390 569
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 72 90
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.25 £22.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.93% +21.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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 20 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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 -23 4 £425 +30.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire -25 1 - - 1
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) ITIL
1 16 (53.33%) NHS
2 14 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
4 11 (36.67%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
5 8 (26.67%) CRM
6 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (23.33%) Lagan
6 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) Matrix Management
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.67%) SLA
9 2 (6.67%) HTTP
9 2 (6.67%) Windows
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
10 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.33%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (23.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Design Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (3.33%) NHS Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Taleo Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Project Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) NHS
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (26.67%) CRM
5 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Matrix Management
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Security
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.33%) Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Lagan
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
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