The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 94 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% - 0.077%
As % of the General category 0.50% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.15% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £20.94 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -29.03%
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 Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
399 494 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.89% 35.26% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 265 263
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 12
Median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £30.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.17 £57.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Local Government
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (25.00%) MCP

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Auditor
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion