The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 242 202 184
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -18
Contract jobs citing Local Government 13 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the General category 0.42% 1.03% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 17
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£338 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.85% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.17 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.60% +34.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.04 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-28.11% +29.13%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3128 3005 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.87% 35.75% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1498 1243
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 134 168
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Local Government
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 5 £325 - 3
East Sussex -17 2 £300 -6.32%
Berkshire 0 1 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (29.17%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (16.67%) NHS
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) MS Office
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Junos
5 3 (12.50%) User Experience
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Capita
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) BPR
7 1 (4.17%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) GIS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Agresso
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Junos
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Payroll Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) GIS Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Procurement Officer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) BPR
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) ESRI
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 400 per day + .
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Horsham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £.00 - £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago