The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 15 13
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 1.52% 1.89%
As % of the General category - 10.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £341 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.06% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.72% -
Local Government
London

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

General Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 15.38% 15.15% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate £370 £341 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -13.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £476 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Local Government
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft