The 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 48 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.53% 0.74% 1.40%
As % of the General category 1.13% 3.37% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.23 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £19.37 £22.88
% change year-on-year
-10.97% -15.34%
Local Government
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
177 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.07% 21.92% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 59 53
Average daily rate £400 £380 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.11 £32.50 £17.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% +87.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.05 £14.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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
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 28 August 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
Brighton 0 1 £250 -18.19%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee