The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East Sussex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 33 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Local Government 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.69% 2.04% 0.28%
As % of the General category 7.14% 8.11% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.65 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.90% -2.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.37 £22.88 £22.41
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +2.07%
General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 74 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.60% 25.17% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 79
Average daily rate £382 £386 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.22% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.36 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% -42.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.99 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.60 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Local Government across the East Sussex region.

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the East Sussex region.

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Eastbourne - - - -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 19 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Trainer
3 2 (15.38%) Head of ICT
3 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Technology
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy