The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.78% - -
As % of the General category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -9.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.63% -30.90%
Local Government
West Midlands

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

General Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.78% 48.57% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 5
Median daily rate £449 £389 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.36% -1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £180 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) BPR
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (20.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) BPR
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft