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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 72 85
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the General category - 0.75% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.21 £21.96
% change year-on-year
+18.48% +5.69%
Local Government
West Yorkshire

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
248 268 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.92% 30.32% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 150 217
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 12
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Kofax
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WF
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Kofax