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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 88 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.17% - 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.50% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.97% -21.81%
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
400 469 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.39% 32.87% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 247 254
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 12
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +40.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £47.50 £49.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware

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 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PABX
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Auditor
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
1 1 (16.67%) VMware