The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.41%
As % of the General category - - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £379 £390
% change year-on-year
-16.17% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.68 £19.97 £23.86
% change year-on-year
+43.60% -16.29%
Local Government
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
202 195 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.33% 27.20% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 127 68
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £21.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -20.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.83 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £16.83 £82.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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