Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 244 271
Rank change year-on-year +2 +27 +21
Contract jobs citing Local Government 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.045% 0.022%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.084% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
City of London median daily rate £325 £525 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.10% -0.94% +42.28%
10th Percentile £307 £514 £515
90th Percentile £557 £536 £545
Central London median daily rate £350 £525 £280
% change year-on-year -33.33% +87.50% -29.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £24.49 - -
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3950 3553 4990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.79% 52.95% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3180 2872 3895
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 49
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.86 £11.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £36.95 £48.21 £40.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +7.89%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the City of London

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in the City of London

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in the City of London

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) ISMS
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon QuickSight
3 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
4 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon QuickSight
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Reporting Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Development Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Development Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) ISMS
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft