The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.34% -
As % of the General category 3.91% 1.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £303 £361
% change year-on-year +48.76% -16.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £22.35 £19.97
% change year-on-year -18.29% +11.93%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 128 143 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.62% 24.03% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 117 112
Median daily rate £363 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £104 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £15.80 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.68 £43.60
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Cambridgeshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £388 -
Local Government
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle