Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 16 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 90 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24 +39
Contract jobs citing Local Government 5 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.24% 1.58%
As % of the General category 0.85% 0.71% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £395 £550 £144
90th Percentile £546 £580 £460
East of England median daily rate £475 £500 £300
% change year-on-year -5.00% +66.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £31.25 - £42.65
10th Percentile £24.88 - £40.32
90th Percentile £34.63 - £44.97
East of England median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +38.71% -61.25% -5.88%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 585 423 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.28% 33.57% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 214 302
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £208 £216 £260
90th Percentile £585 £600 £567
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 13
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £30.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.70% +2.50% +43.30%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.33 £11.73
90th Percentile £42.00 £40.00 £39.35
East of England median hourly rate £18.82 £35.00 £26.19
% change year-on-year -46.24% +33.64% -19.42%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Hertford - 2 £481 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Local Government
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) SQL

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) Veeam
1 2 (40.00%) VMware