Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 142 136
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing Local Government 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.73% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% -2.08%
10th Percentile £513 £503 £350
90th Percentile £538 £568 £481
England median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £20.55 -
England median hourly rate £22.65 £18.26 £22.45
% change year-on-year +24.04% -18.66% +2.77%

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 951 1,093 1,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.31% 35.37% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 723 678
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -3.32%
10th Percentile £245 £270 £225
90th Percentile £542 £550 £581
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 30
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £25.50 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.65% +72.33% +23.31%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.59 £8.69
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 August 2018. 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
Leicestershire - 2 £525 -
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire -14 1 - - 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Smart City
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

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%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Change and Release Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (25.00%) Smart City
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft