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 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 130 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.091% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.53% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £566 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +74.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
- -4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +33.65%

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
648 945 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.55% 33.65% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 623 570
Median daily rate £413 £398 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £556 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.25 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £50.50 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 January 2017. 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 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 -9 2 - -
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) N-Tier
1 9 (75.00%) SOA
1 9 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (75.00%) Build Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) InfoPath
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
2 7 (58.33%) WSDL
2 7 (58.33%) XML Schema
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) XSLT
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 9 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
1 7 (58.33%) JSON
1 7 (58.33%) REST
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
1 7 (58.33%) WSDL
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) XML Schema
1 7 (58.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Build Automation
1 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft