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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 381 363 369
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Local Government 56 71 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.64% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 34
Median daily rate £400 £325 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £544 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £379 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.15% -5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 10
Median hourly rate £22.79 £20.35 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.02% -12.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.29 £13.05 £18.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.18 £28.09 £32.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.09 £24.37
% change year-on-year
+17.09% -21.66%
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
9648 11080 10904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.47% 46.95% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6924 7900 7566
Median daily rate £477 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 123 152
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £12.48 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.85 £70.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 2016.

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
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 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon - 9 £350 -
City of London +38 3 £525 -0.94% 5
Ilford -1 3 £425 +9.67%
Hounslow +1 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
1 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.60%) PRINCE2
3 16 (14.68%) Finance
4 13 (11.93%) Project Management
5 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
6 11 (10.09%) HTML
6 11 (10.09%) Management Information System
7 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.17%) SQL
7 10 (9.17%) ITIL
7 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (7.34%) CSS
9 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
9 8 (7.34%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.42%) Migration
10 7 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (6.42%) .NET
10 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (5.50%) HTML5
11 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.50%) Power BI
11 6 (5.50%) MS Office
11 6 (5.50%) C#
11 6 (5.50%) XML
11 6 (5.50%) Ericsson
11 6 (5.50%) Change Management
11 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.67%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) DNS
1 4 (3.67%) HTTP
1 4 (3.67%) SSL
2 2 (1.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) NAS
2 2 (1.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.92%) DHCP
3 1 (0.92%) FTP
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) Power BI
2 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.75%) GIS
3 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.83%) EDMS
4 2 (1.83%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) JIRA
1 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.92%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.92%) Electronics
3 1 (0.92%) Law
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Publishing
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (19.27%) Analyst
2 16 (14.68%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.09%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.50%) ICT Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Architect
8 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Consultant
9 3 (2.75%) IT Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.75%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) HTML
2 8 (7.34%) CSS
3 7 (6.42%) .NET
4 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.50%) HTML5
4 6 (5.50%) XML
5 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.67%) Ajax
5 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.67%) CSS3
5 4 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (3.67%) Web Services
6 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.75%) jQuery
7 2 (1.83%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.83%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.83%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (2.75%) NHS
3 3 (2.75%) W3C
4 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
4 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.92%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.92%) SCORM
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.92%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
3 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.60%) PRINCE2
3 13 (11.93%) Project Management
4 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.17%) ITIL
5 8 (7.34%) Programme Management
6 7 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (6.42%) Migration
7 6 (5.50%) Change Management
7 6 (5.50%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.59%) Analytics
8 5 (4.59%) CRM
8 5 (4.59%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.59%) Data Management
8 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
8 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) MVC
9 4 (3.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
1 10 (9.17%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.50%) C#
4 4 (3.67%) VBA
5 2 (1.83%) VB
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) VB6
6 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Degree
4 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.92%) PMP
5 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) GPG13
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Ericsson
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle
4 3 (2.75%) Capita
4 3 (2.75%) HP
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix
5 2 (1.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) EMC
6 1 (0.92%) FireEye
6 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.92%) IBM
6 1 (0.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.92%) Northgate
6 1 (0.92%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.92%) Progress
6 1 (0.92%) PTC
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) Sourcefire
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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