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 25 June 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% - 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.65% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £22.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year -24.47% +17.63%  

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 306 268 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 36.91% 31.90% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 207 213
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -28.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.77 £11.85 £18.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware

Local Government
Co-occurring 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 (40.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BPR
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) TIBCO