The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank - 33 36
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 1.28% 0.29%
As % of the General category - 4.82% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.69 £22.45 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +3.21%

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

General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
95 83 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 26.84% 26.60% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 42
Median daily rate £425 £420 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 30
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £13.41 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.55 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire