The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South West / Bristol
Rank 65 70 65
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.22% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.07% 0.59% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £600 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +22.30% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.88 £22.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.46% -35.85%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 281 340 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 34.44% 37.57% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 247 219
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Local Government as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Bristol

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Bristol

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Bristol

Local Government
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BPR
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft