The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 137 131 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.21% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £218 £388 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.87% +50.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £408 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -9.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.88 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £20.94 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.75% -33.53%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
953 914 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.04% 30.74% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 644 537
Median daily rate £400 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +65.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.16 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £152.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Local Government
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Local Government Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -5 2 £218 - 3
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft