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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 121 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Local Government 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the General category 1.06% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£338 £325 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £323 £313
% change year-on-year
+31.78% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +57.77%
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
852 759 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.13% 32.58% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 466 329
Average daily rate £396 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 20
Average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Local Government across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Local Government across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Local Government Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 6 £393 +25.60% 2
South Yorkshire -2 2 £338 +3.84% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 5
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) EDRMS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) MS Office
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) WSDL
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Axis
1 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Lotus
1 1 (5.88%) Lagan
1 1 (5.88%) Capita
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