Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% - 1.65%
As % of the General category 1.04% - 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Dorset median daily rate £475 - £403
10th Percentile £463 - £237
90th Percentile £488 - £541
South West median daily rate £350 £200 £375
% change year-on-year +75.00% -46.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 109 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 31.89% 30.97% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 86 89
Dorset median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £197
90th Percentile £605 £510 £554
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 23
Dorset median hourly rate £35.71 - £42.46
10th Percentile £17.71 - £35.60
90th Percentile £42.19 - £48.15
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.65
% change year-on-year -7.14% -15.97% +28.15%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Dorset

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Dorset

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design