Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 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
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 142 133
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -8
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.54% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -13.71% -
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £27.00 £16.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +65.19% +8.60%
10th Percentile £19.94 £25.50 £15.45
90th Percentile £21.15 £28.50 £17.24
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.35 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.51% +17.63% -30.91%

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 1060 1108 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.27% 34.00% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 778 688
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £237 £242 £225
90th Percentile £543 £581 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 31 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £16.00 £12.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.38% +31.58% +15.81%
10th Percentile £8.89 £8.69 £9.41
90th Percentile £52.00 £76.75 £40.15
England median hourly rate £26.22 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +11.57% +2.17% +4.55%

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 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 20 October 2017. 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 +6 3 £500 +21.21%
Northamptonshire +11 1 £500 +11.11%
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) iPaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Workday

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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Casewise
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Workday