The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 29 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.

Local Government
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 85
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.17%
As % of the General category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £394
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 £19.28 £22.45 £31.25
% change year-on-year -14.13% -28.16%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 382 506 534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.16% 48.51% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 199 224
Median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -26.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Buckinghamshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) HR Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Implementation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate