The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 55 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the General category 0.52% 1.63% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £365 £426 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.36% +21.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.14% -
Local Government
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
191 123 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.52% 27.52% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 92 63
Median daily rate £440 £421 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £563 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £7.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - 1 £365 -
Local Government
Yorkshire

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Fund Management
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Opsview
1 3 (75.00%) GitLab
2 2 (50.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) GitLab
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Web Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) WebOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (50.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Opsview
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet