Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 20 26
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 -22
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 9.26% 1.27% 2.22%
As % of the General category 25.00% 2.33% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Chelmsford median daily rate £538 - £325
10th Percentile £519 - £293
90th Percentile £564 - £463
Essex median daily rate £538 £381 £400
% change year-on-year +40.98% -4.69% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chelmsford median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate - - -

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

All General Skills
Chelmsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20 43 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 37.04% 54.43% 54.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 55
Chelmsford median daily rate £463 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +7.14% -15.15%
10th Percentile £154 £179 £244
90th Percentile £608 £488 £480
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 17
Chelmsford median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £21.80 £22.50 £26.00
90th Percentile £46.20 £41.00 £40.00
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.24% +5.83%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Chelmsford

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (100.00%) X++
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) X++
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft