Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Local Government
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 4.12%
As % of the General category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Bedford median daily rate - - £300
Bedfordshire median daily rate £388 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +23.02% +5.00% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -

Local Government is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8 12 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 10.39% 16.90% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Bedford median daily rate £450 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33% -26.83%
10th Percentile £291 £319 £117
90th Percentile £480 £497 £466
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £464
% change year-on-year - -2.96% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Bedford median hourly rate £11.33 £8.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.33% -79.38% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.62% -18.75% +105.13%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Bedford

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Bedford