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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 41 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% - 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.82% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -42.95%
Local Government
East Midlands

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
110 76 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.41% 27.74% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 35
Average daily rate £286 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.44 £9.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+259.19% +5.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.44 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £18.80 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £350 -
Local Government
East Midlands

Local Government
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle