The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
England / London
Rank 376 326 349
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +23
Contract jobs citing Local Government 28 72 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.33% 0.76% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 55 48
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £20.75 £18.25 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.71% -1.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £17.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £24.37 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.28 £23.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-27.24% +41.07%

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8394 9419 9626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 45.89% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6005 6533 7027
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 98 96
Median hourly rate £32.75 £31.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% +64.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.70 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £64.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in London

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in London

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in London

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in London

Local Government
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Local Government Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 16 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
Ilford - 2 £425 -
Romford +6 1 £250 -23.07% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 - -
Croydon -11 1 £350 -6.66%
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Barking - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £313 - 7
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 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 London region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.69%) Finance
3 17 (19.54%) Project Management
3 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
5 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.49%) SQL
7 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
7 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 9 (10.34%) Migration
7 9 (10.34%) CMS
7 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.20%) Oracle
9 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.05%) GIS
9 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.90%) Programme Management
10 6 (6.90%) .NET
10 6 (6.90%) HTML
10 6 (6.90%) Web Development
10 6 (6.90%) People Management
11 5 (5.75%) Contract Management
11 5 (5.75%) Content Management
11 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
11 5 (5.75%) C#
11 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
11 5 (5.75%) CSS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (10.34%) CMS
1 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.30%) WordPress
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.15%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) Broadband
3 1 (1.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.15%) FTP
3 1 (1.15%) ISDN
3 1 (1.15%) Skype
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) GIS
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) EDRMS
3 4 (4.60%) Power BI
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.30%) MS Access
6 1 (1.15%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.15%) EDMS
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.15%) MSTest
2 1 (1.15%) NUnit
2 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Back Office
3 2 (2.30%) Law
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Project Manager
3 15 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Digital Project Manager
5 5 (5.75%) Test Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (3.45%) ICT Manager
7 3 (3.45%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Web Editor
7 3 (3.45%) Web Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Website Editor
8 2 (2.30%) Content Editor
8 2 (2.30%) Information Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Knowledge Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Migration Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Web Content Editor
8 2 (2.30%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) .NET
1 6 (6.90%) HTML
2 5 (5.75%) CSS
3 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 4 (4.60%) XML
4 3 (3.45%) jQuery
5 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.30%) REST
5 2 (2.30%) SOAP
5 2 (2.30%) XHTML
6 1 (1.15%) Ajax
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.15%) CSS3
6 1 (1.15%) HTML5
6 1 (1.15%) LAMP
6 1 (1.15%) Middleware
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.15%) RSS
6 1 (1.15%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Clustering
3 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.30%) IVR
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.15%) Animation
4 1 (1.15%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (19.54%) Project Management
2 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
3 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
3 9 (10.34%) Migration
4 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.90%) People Management
6 6 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.90%) Web Development
7 5 (5.75%) Content Management
7 5 (5.75%) Contract Management
7 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.60%) Change Management
8 4 (4.60%) CRM
8 4 (4.60%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.49%) SQL
2 5 (5.75%) C#
2 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.60%) VBA
4 2 (2.30%) PHP
4 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.15%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) VB6
5 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.45%) Degree
1 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.30%) ISEB
2 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) CCAB
3 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) LANDesk
3 2 (2.30%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe
4 1 (1.15%) Capita
4 1 (1.15%) Casewise
4 1 (1.15%) Cognos
4 1 (1.15%) Facebook
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Mitel
4 1 (1.15%) Nintex
4 1 (1.15%) Northgate
4 1 (1.15%) PTC
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter
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