The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Oxfordshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 46 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.92% - 0.33%
As % of the General category 4.10% - 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £320 - £163
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.53 £24.90 £19.52
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +27.56%
General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 127 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.39% 27.61% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 45
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £475 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £12.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - - - - 2
Oxford - - - -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Servitor
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Northgate
2 1 (14.29%) Civica
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Contact Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Servitor
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Northgate
1 1 (14.29%) Civica