The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.42% -
As % of the General category - 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £25.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-24.30% +48.50%
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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 73 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.08% 30.54% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 44
Median daily rate £425 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £498 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Local Government
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft