The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 46 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.64% 0.28% 0.86%
As % of the General category 1.40% 0.54% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
215 186 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.74% 51.52% 54.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 131 87
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £818
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £13.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Local Government
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Procurement
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Procurement Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Procurement
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared