The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 49 56
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the General category - 0.49% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-44.53% +66.07%
Local Government
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
349 204 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.20% 42.15% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 148 251
Average daily rate £450 £425 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 7
Average hourly rate £28.50 £41.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.32% +18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Local Government
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner