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 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 / Surrey
Rank 71 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.22% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
- -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% -
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 Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
333 409 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 35.81% 34.23% 32.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 276 247
Median daily rate £425 £413 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% -26.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £62.00 £69.00
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford - 1 £425 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) PABX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) PABX
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) React
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco