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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 86 85 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.16% 0.076%
As % of the General category 1.04% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£325 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £19.26
% change year-on-year
-42.95% +63.83%
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
482 489 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.16% 39.00% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 252 248
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 42
Average hourly rate £34.25 £19.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.92% -23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.85 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.32 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 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
Farnham - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Woking - - - -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Junos
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) LucidChart
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) GIS
5 1 (16.67%) ESRI
5 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) GIS Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI