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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 344 371 390
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +19
Contract jobs citing Local Government 71 62 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.58% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 33 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 3
Average hourly rate £20.35 £21.62 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.89% +3.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £19.37 £22.88
% change year-on-year
-10.97% -15.34%
Local Government
England

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
11145 10736 12688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.99% 44.85% 50.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7958 7447 8961
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 150 171
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.65 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
Ilford - 3 £388 - 4
Hounslow - 2 £315 -
City of London -3 1 £530 +57.62%
Hackney - 1 £300 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 24 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
3 22 (18.33%) Finance
4 20 (16.67%) MS Office
5 19 (15.83%) ITIL
5 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
6 18 (15.00%) Project Management
7 16 (13.33%) Windows
8 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 14 (11.67%) Line Management
10 13 (10.83%) VMware
11 12 (10.00%) SQL
11 12 (10.00%) Oracle
12 11 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (8.33%) DHCP
14 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
14 9 (7.50%) CRM
14 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
15 8 (6.67%) Scrum
15 8 (6.67%) C#
15 8 (6.67%) Cisco
15 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
15 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (6.67%) Business Transformation
16 7 (5.83%) .NET
16 7 (5.83%) Business Continuity
17 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
17 6 (5.00%) Workflow
17 6 (5.00%) Publishing
17 6 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.17%) CMS
2 5 (4.17%) Drupal
3 2 (1.67%) WordPress
3 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.83%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (16.67%) MS Office
2 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.00%) Acrobat
3 6 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.67%) MS Project
4 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.83%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.33%) DHCP
2 6 (5.00%) VPN
2 6 (5.00%) Intranet
2 6 (5.00%) Firewall
3 5 (4.17%) DNS
3 5 (4.17%) WAN
3 5 (4.17%) LAN
4 4 (3.33%) HTTP
4 4 (3.33%) Wireless
4 4 (3.33%) VLAN
5 3 (2.50%) SAN
6 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.67%) Internet
7 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.83%) NAS
7 1 (0.83%) VoIP
7 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.33%) EDRMS
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.67%) DTS
4 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.83%) EDMS
5 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.00%) Publishing
3 3 (2.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Project Manager
2 25 (20.83%) Analyst
3 18 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.33%) Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 7 (5.83%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Technical Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Security Manager
10 3 (2.50%) Web Editor
10 3 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) .NET
2 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.17%) XML
3 4 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.50%) HTML
4 3 (2.50%) Web Services
4 3 (2.50%) LINQ
4 3 (2.50%) jQuery
4 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.67%) Kendo UI
5 2 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (1.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.67%) CSS3
5 2 (1.67%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.67%) CSS
5 2 (1.67%) JSON
5 2 (1.67%) Ajax
6 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.83%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.00%) NHS
2 6 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.17%) Copywriting
3 5 (4.17%) Blog
3 5 (4.17%) Social Media
4 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.67%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.67%) CMDB
6 2 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (15.83%) ITIL
3 18 (15.00%) Project Management
4 14 (11.67%) Line Management
5 11 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.50%) CRM
6 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 8 (6.67%) Scrum
8 7 (5.83%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.00%) Workflow
9 6 (5.00%) Change Management
10 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.17%) Validation
10 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.17%) Information Security
10 5 (4.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) SQL
2 8 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.67%) VB
4 2 (1.67%) Java
4 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.67%) C
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.33%) CCNA
2 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) CISSP
4 2 (1.67%) CCDA
4 2 (1.67%) CCIE
4 2 (1.67%) CCNP
4 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.67%) CCSE
4 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) AAT
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CCAB
5 1 (0.83%) CCA
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
1 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) BS7799
2 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.67%) GPG13
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) VMware
3 12 (10.00%) Oracle
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco
5 6 (5.00%) Adobe
5 6 (5.00%) Juniper
6 5 (4.17%) Citrix
7 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.67%) Symantec
8 2 (1.67%) McAfee
8 2 (1.67%) Telerik
8 2 (1.67%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.67%) Cognos
8 2 (1.67%) HP
8 2 (1.67%) OpenText
8 2 (1.67%) FireEye
8 2 (1.67%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.67%) Aruba
9 1 (0.83%) Twitter
9 1 (0.83%) Dell Compellent
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