Period
to 23 January 2019

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 6 months to 23 January 2019 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
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 137 142
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.63% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
East Midlands median daily rate £544 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.88% +10.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £479 £284 £388
90th Percentile £613 £693 £413
England median daily rate £420 £405 £363
% change year-on-year +3.64% +11.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.45
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.62 £20.44
% change year-on-year +20.37% -18.70% +4.83%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 789 951 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.97% 31.66% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 607 775
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.45% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £285 £225 £200
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £11.83 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -13.02% -22.31%
10th Percentile £9.90 £8.44 £8.69
90th Percentile £30.00 £42.63 £30.45
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £544 +22.88% 1
Lincolnshire +3 2 - - 1
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace