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 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 139 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing Local Government 8 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.70% 0.80%
As % of the General category 0.81% 2.27% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 14
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£400 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £119 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.29 - £33.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.05% +66.07%
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
993 749 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.92% 30.89% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 399 535
Average daily rate £400 £371 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 75 88
Average hourly rate £20.50 £32.05 £20.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.03% +54.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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 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 30 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 -26 5 £425 +25.92%
Hertfordshire -12 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £300 -
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) NHS
3 15 (46.88%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
5 11 (34.38%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
8 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
8 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (21.88%) Lagan
8 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.50%) Citrix
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) Matrix Management
11 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
11 3 (9.38%) Web Services
11 3 (9.38%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.25%) SQL
12 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
12 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
12 2 (6.25%) HTTP
12 2 (6.25%) VPN
12 2 (6.25%) SLA
12 2 (6.25%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (21.88%) WebLogic
1 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Taleo
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Design Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Trainer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Web Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) NHS
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Handset
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (3.13%) Web Design
9 1 (3.13%) Information Security
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCDST
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Lagan
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Mitel
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
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