The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 68 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% - 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.61% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.86 - £17.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.53 £24.90 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +27.56%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
330 317 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.98% 48.84% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 151 200
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 26
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -52.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Web Editor
1 2 (50.00%) Web Content Editor
1 2 (50.00%) Content Editor
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft