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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 333 360 365
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Contract jobs citing Local Government 76 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £187 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £419 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £17.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.26 £16.34 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 £23.64 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £19.38
% change year-on-year
-46.64% +62.82%
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
10477 11967 10639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.21% 49.13% 49.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7714 8499 7367
Average daily rate £475 £498 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% +4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 158 184
Average hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £346 -
City of London +19 4 £500 +42.85%
Westminster - 1 £475 -
Hackney - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (24.06%) PRINCE2
2 24 (18.05%) Project Management
3 23 (17.29%) Finance
3 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
4 22 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (15.79%) ITIL
6 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (14.29%) WAN
8 18 (13.53%) LAN
9 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
10 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
11 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 14 (10.53%) Firewall
12 13 (9.77%) Migration
12 13 (9.77%) Network Security
13 11 (8.27%) Network Architecture
13 11 (8.27%) Validation
13 11 (8.27%) Programme Management
13 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
13 11 (8.27%) Windows
14 10 (7.52%) MS Project
14 10 (7.52%) CRM
14 10 (7.52%) Legal
14 10 (7.52%) Scrum
14 10 (7.52%) Change Management
14 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
14 10 (7.52%) Degree
15 9 (6.77%) Data Analysis
15 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
15 9 (6.77%) Blog

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.26%) CMS
2 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.26%) WordPress
3 2 (1.50%) Jadu
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.52%) MS Project
3 6 (4.51%) MS Office
4 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.50%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) IaaS
2 6 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) WAN
2 18 (13.53%) LAN
3 14 (10.53%) Firewall
4 13 (9.77%) Network Security
5 7 (5.26%) SSL
6 5 (3.76%) IPsec
6 5 (3.76%) Broadband
6 5 (3.76%) VPN
7 4 (3.01%) DNS
7 4 (3.01%) DHCP
7 4 (3.01%) DWDM
7 4 (3.01%) MPLS
7 4 (3.01%) Intranet
7 4 (3.01%) Internet
8 3 (2.26%) RFID
8 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.50%) HTTP
9 2 (1.50%) VoIP
10 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.75%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.01%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.26%) MySQL
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.75%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.75%) MS Access
6 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.75%) Subversion
1 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.52%) Legal
4 3 (2.26%) Back Office
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Analyst
2 28 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 19 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Consultant
5 9 (6.77%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (6.77%) Programme Manager
6 8 (6.02%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (6.02%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Procurement Manager
8 5 (3.76%) Network Specialist
8 5 (3.76%) Business Manager
8 5 (3.76%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Procurement Project Manager
9 4 (3.01%) Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (3.01%) Solutions Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.26%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Web Services
2 2 (1.50%) jQuery
2 2 (1.50%) J2EE
2 2 (1.50%) HTML
2 2 (1.50%) XML
2 2 (1.50%) CSS
3 1 (0.75%) LAMP
3 1 (0.75%) XML-RPC
3 1 (0.75%) Ajax
3 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.75%) JSON
3 1 (0.75%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) XHTML
3 1 (0.75%) SOAP
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (0.75%) Kendo UI
3 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.77%) Blog
3 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.01%) GIS
4 4 (3.01%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.26%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (2.26%) Social Media
6 2 (1.50%) RMADS
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) CESG
6 2 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.75%) Animation
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.01%) Solaris
4 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.50%) Linux
5 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) PRINCE2
2 24 (18.05%) Project Management
3 22 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.79%) ITIL
5 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (9.77%) Migration
7 11 (8.27%) Network Architecture
7 11 (8.27%) Validation
7 11 (8.27%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.52%) CRM
8 10 (7.52%) Scrum
8 10 (7.52%) Change Management
9 9 (6.77%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.02%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.26%) Performance Management
12 6 (4.51%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.51%) Data Modelling
12 6 (4.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.75%) C
2 1 (0.75%) C#
2 1 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.52%) Degree
4 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.50%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.75%) CCSE
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.75%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.75%) PMP
7 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.01%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.26%) Business Objects
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle
3 6 (4.51%) Cisco
3 6 (4.51%) Citrix
4 4 (3.01%) SAP
4 4 (3.01%) VMware
5 3 (2.26%) Symantec
5 3 (2.26%) McAfee
6 2 (1.50%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.50%) Veeam
6 2 (1.50%) Avaya
6 2 (1.50%) HP
6 2 (1.50%) Sun
6 2 (1.50%) Juniper
6 2 (1.50%) Civica
6 2 (1.50%) Capita
6 2 (1.50%) Orchard
7 1 (0.75%) 3Com
7 1 (0.75%) Northgate
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