The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
Rank - - 80
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.53%
As % of the General category - - 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £22.45 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +3.21%

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
326 422 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.83% 30.65% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 295 209
Median daily rate £425 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £13.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £18.35 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Local Government
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) WSDL
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) WSDL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft