The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 92 94
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.40% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £355
% change year-on-year +50.00% -15.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £22.35 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.29% +6.75%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 547 494 533
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.64% 31.83% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 322 334
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.84% +211.30%  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Local Government as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in the East Midlands

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in the East Midlands

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in the East Midlands

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Northamptonshire +5 2 £500 +11.11% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Market Research
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Chief Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Market Research
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Meraki
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
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