The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.85% -11.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.97 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+11.93% -36.61%
Local Government
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.23% 22.22% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £248 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.41% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield