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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 338 348 344
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Local Government 64 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 22
Average daily rate
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£349 £330 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £186 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.37 £15.00 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.24 £25.48 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £34.06 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +75.63%
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
9872 10399 10549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.17% 46.41% 51.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6975 7278 7569
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 202 118
Average hourly rate £19.01 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.87 £47.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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
City of London +15 10 £338 -15.62% 3
Hounslow - 2 £310 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (21.17%) PRINCE2
2 26 (18.98%) Project Management
2 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.14%) Firewall
4 18 (13.14%) Finance
4 18 (13.14%) Scrum
5 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.95%) ITIL
6 14 (10.22%) WAN
6 14 (10.22%) Security Cleared
7 13 (9.49%) Blog
7 13 (9.49%) LAN
8 12 (8.76%) SQL Server
8 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
8 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
9 11 (8.03%) Migration
9 11 (8.03%) Degree
9 11 (8.03%) MS Project
9 11 (8.03%) Cisco
10 10 (7.30%) CRM
10 10 (7.30%) Legal
11 9 (6.57%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
11 9 (6.57%) Windows
12 8 (5.84%) Service Management
12 8 (5.84%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.84%) Back Office
12 8 (5.84%) Line Management
12 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (3.65%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.46%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) Apache
3 2 (1.46%) Drupal
3 2 (1.46%) WordPress
3 2 (1.46%) Jadu
3 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.73%) Lync
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.73%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Project
2 7 (5.11%) MS Office
2 7 (5.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.73%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) Firewall
2 14 (10.22%) WAN
3 13 (9.49%) LAN
4 7 (5.11%) DHCP
4 7 (5.11%) Internet
4 7 (5.11%) Network Security
5 5 (3.65%) VPN
5 5 (3.65%) DNS
5 5 (3.65%) Wireless
6 4 (2.92%) Intranet
6 4 (2.92%) NAS
6 4 (2.92%) SAN
7 3 (2.19%) RFID
7 3 (2.19%) VoIP
8 2 (1.46%) SSL
8 2 (1.46%) FTP
8 2 (1.46%) HTTP
8 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.73%) DMZ
9 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.92%) DTS
5 4 (2.92%) EDRMS
5 4 (2.92%) MySQL
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.73%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.73%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) ReSharper
1 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (13.14%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.30%) Legal
4 8 (5.84%) Back Office
5 1 (0.73%) Billing
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Analyst
2 27 (19.71%) Project Manager
3 21 (15.33%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (6.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (5.84%) ScrumMaster
7 7 (5.11%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.38%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Procurement Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.65%) Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Security Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Solutions Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Trainer
10 4 (2.92%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET
1 5 (3.65%) .NET
2 4 (2.92%) .NET Framework
2 4 (2.92%) JSON
2 4 (2.92%) LINQ
2 4 (2.92%) jQuery
2 4 (2.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (2.92%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (2.92%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.92%) Kendo UI
2 4 (2.92%) Ajax
3 2 (1.46%) J2EE
3 2 (1.46%) HTML
3 2 (1.46%) Middleware
4 1 (0.73%) CSS
4 1 (0.73%) JDBC
4 1 (0.73%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.73%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Blog
2 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.65%) GIS
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.92%) User Experience
6 3 (2.19%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.46%) NHS
7 2 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.46%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.73%) RMADS
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.73%) Statistics
8 1 (0.73%) Clustering
8 1 (0.73%) CESG
8 1 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
2 5 (3.65%) Solaris
2 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.19%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.17%) PRINCE2
2 26 (18.98%) Project Management
2 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.14%) Scrum
4 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (10.95%) ITIL
5 11 (8.03%) Migration
6 10 (7.30%) CRM
7 9 (6.57%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.84%) Service Management
8 8 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.84%) Line Management
9 7 (5.11%) Validation
10 6 (4.38%) Security Management
10 6 (4.38%) Change Management
10 6 (4.38%) BPR
10 6 (4.38%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.38%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.65%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.38%) SQL
2 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
2 4 (2.92%) C#
3 1 (0.73%) Java
3 1 (0.73%) PHP
3 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.03%) Degree
3 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (3.65%) ISEB
5 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.46%) PMP
6 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CCAB
6 2 (1.46%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.46%) AAT
7 1 (0.73%) CISSP
7 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.73%) CCSE
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.46%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) GPG13
3 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) ISA Server
3 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.03%) Cisco
3 6 (4.38%) HP
4 5 (3.65%) Aruba
5 4 (2.92%) Symantec
5 4 (2.92%) Dell
5 4 (2.92%) VMware
5 4 (2.92%) Telerik
6 3 (2.19%) Citrix
6 3 (2.19%) Avaya
6 3 (2.19%) Sun
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle
6 3 (2.19%) McAfee
6 3 (2.19%) Veeam
7 2 (1.46%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.73%) F5
8 1 (0.73%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.73%) Websense
8 1 (0.73%) SAP
8 1 (0.73%) Adobe
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £27500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston upon Thames
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £340 - £342 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago