The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 43 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.10% 1.16% -
As % of the General category 7.04% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-46.64% +62.73%
Local Government
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
71 32 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.60% 18.60% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 36
Average daily rate £344 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.76% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £26.83 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £35.00 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £35.00 £34.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Local Government
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) FWSM
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) FWSM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
1 6 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
2 1 (11.11%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
Preston, Lancashire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago