The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.36% -
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
- -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +33.65%

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
78 101 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 32.91% 36.20% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 48
Median daily rate £275 £295 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £115 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £435 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £18.67 £37.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.22% +259.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hinckley - 1 - -
Local Government
East Midlands

Local Government
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware