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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 356 383 380
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing Local Government 59 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 16
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£375 £323 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £418 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Average hourly rate £25.31 £20.93 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.95% +26.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.98 £16.81 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.84 £40.10 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.21 £24.98
% change year-on-year
+18.48% -7.06%
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
10960 12735 13799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.85% 50.75% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7703 8968 9481
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 £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 174 247
Average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £48.35 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%

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 16 September 2014.

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 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
City of London +24 8 £300 +9.09% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £232 - 1
Teddington - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 26 (20.97%) PRINCE2
3 24 (19.35%) Project Management
4 21 (16.94%) Change Management
5 19 (15.32%) SQL
6 18 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.71%) ITIL
8 16 (12.90%) LAN
9 15 (12.10%) WAN
10 13 (10.48%) Windows
10 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
10 13 (10.48%) Business Analysis
11 11 (8.87%) Performance Management
11 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
12 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
12 10 (8.06%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.26%) VPN
13 9 (7.26%) Web Services
13 9 (7.26%) .NET
13 9 (7.26%) Business Objects
13 9 (7.26%) Firewall
13 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
13 9 (7.26%) Network Security
13 9 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.45%) Data Analysis
14 8 (6.45%) Project Planning
14 8 (6.45%) BPR
14 8 (6.45%) Oracle
14 8 (6.45%) MS Visio

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.42%) CMS
2 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.42%) Node.js
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
4 1 (0.81%) Jadu
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.03%) MS Office
4 4 (3.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.61%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.61%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.81%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
1 2 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.90%) LAN
2 15 (12.10%) WAN
3 9 (7.26%) VPN
3 9 (7.26%) Firewall
3 9 (7.26%) Network Security
4 7 (5.65%) IPsec
4 7 (5.65%) SSL
5 6 (4.84%) DNS
5 6 (4.84%) DHCP
6 5 (4.03%) Broadband
7 4 (3.23%) Wireless
7 4 (3.23%) Internet
7 4 (3.23%) DWDM
7 4 (3.23%) MPLS
8 2 (1.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.61%) Intranet
8 2 (1.61%) WLAN
8 2 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.81%) MS Access
5 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.42%) WATIR
1 3 (2.42%) Selenium
1 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.23%) Legal
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Analyst
2 30 (24.19%) Project Manager
3 18 (14.52%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.06%) Data Analyst
5 9 (7.26%) Consultant
6 7 (5.65%) Developer
7 5 (4.03%) Network Specialist
7 5 (4.03%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (4.03%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Procurement Project Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Portfolio Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Procurement Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.42%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.42%) Architect
9 3 (2.42%) Tester
9 3 (2.42%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) Web Services
1 9 (7.26%) .NET
2 7 (5.65%) XML
3 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.03%) HTML
4 3 (2.42%) Sass
4 3 (2.42%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.81%) HTML5
6 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.81%) CSS3
6 1 (0.81%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.81%) XSL
6 1 (0.81%) XSLT
6 1 (0.81%) XHTML
6 1 (0.81%) LAMP
6 1 (0.81%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.23%) CCTV
2 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (2.42%) Social Media
3 3 (2.42%) GIS
4 2 (1.61%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.81%) Animation
5 1 (0.81%) CMDB
5 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.81%) Open Source
5 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.48%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.61%) UNIX
3 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) PRINCE2
2 24 (19.35%) Project Management
3 21 (16.94%) Change Management
4 18 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.71%) ITIL
6 13 (10.48%) Business Analysis
7 11 (8.87%) Performance Management
8 10 (8.06%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
9 9 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.45%) BPR
10 8 (6.45%) Project Planning
10 8 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.65%) PRINCE
11 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.65%) Migration
11 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) SQL
2 5 (4.03%) Java
3 3 (2.42%) Ruby
4 2 (1.61%) C
4 2 (1.61%) C#
4 2 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.81%) VBA
5 1 (0.81%) XQuery
5 1 (0.81%) XAML
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) Degree
4 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.61%) CCNP
5 2 (1.61%) CISSP
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.61%) CCSE
5 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.81%) APMP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) AppManager
1 2 (1.61%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (7.26%) Business Objects
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle
3 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.65%) Citrix
4 6 (4.84%) Cisco
5 5 (4.03%) HP
5 5 (4.03%) VMware
6 4 (3.23%) Civica
6 4 (3.23%) Capita
7 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.42%) Aruba
7 3 (2.42%) Juniper
8 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.61%) Symantec
8 2 (1.61%) McAfee
8 2 (1.61%) Compaq
8 2 (1.61%) SAP
8 2 (1.61%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.61%) F5
8 2 (1.61%) AppSense
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