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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.77%
As % of the General category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -11.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.97 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+11.93% -36.66%
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
185 207 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.57% 26.88% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 126 75
Median daily rate £410 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.75 £16.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -66.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 £16.83 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £16.83 £170.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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

Local Government
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check