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 3 months to 29 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
Essex > Chelmsford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 10 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 34.48% - 7.91%
As % of the General category 66.67% - 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 9
Chelmsford median daily rate £563 - £273
10th Percentile £344 - £165
90th Percentile £625 - £388
Essex median daily rate £525 £220 £225
% change year-on-year +138.63% -2.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chelmsford median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate - - £162.50

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 Chelmsford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15 23 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 51.72% 46.00% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 44
Chelmsford median daily rate £563 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.19% +17.14%  
10th Percentile £276 £246 £190
90th Percentile £613 £620 £485
Essex median daily rate £538 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +43.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Chelmsford median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
10th Percentile £39.00 £21.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £41.00 £38.75
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +110.52% -  

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

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in Chelmsford

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

1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
3 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (60.00%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Back Office
5 4 (40.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) IaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (60.00%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) IaaS
3 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP