The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.23% -
As % of the General category - 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.95% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.97 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.93% -36.61%
Local Government
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 118 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.01% 26.94% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 69 62
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 24
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -0.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire