The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leicestershire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 39 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.96% 0.39% -
As % of the General category 4.62% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £125 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.37 £22.88 £22.41
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +2.07%
General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 84 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.83% 32.94% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 48 26
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £474 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Local Government
East Midlands

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Hinckley - - - -
Local Government
East Midlands

Local Government
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CMS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe