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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.57% -
As % of the General category - 2.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
- -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £23.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-30.94% +41.07%

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
172 137 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.07% 26.25% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 115 135
Median daily rate £480 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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