The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 88 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Local Government 14 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.92% 0.077%
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £426 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% +13.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-32.27% -5.71%
Local Government
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
624 605 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.99% 39.80% 34.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 322 246
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £287 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.98 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -32.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.53 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £24.90 £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Local Government across the Manchester region.

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Manchester region.

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Stockport - 2 £226 - 1
Local Government
North West

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Java EE
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) User Experience
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 4 (19.05%) OOD
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
5 4 (19.05%) Confluence
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) CSS3
5 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (19.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) MSI
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) UX Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (4.76%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Java EE
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) OOD
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.52%) BPR
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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