Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 144 155
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the General category 1.14% 0.82% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Leeds median daily rate £575 - £335
West Yorkshire median daily rate £575 - £335
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 614 733 924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 27.08% 27.95% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 488 624
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.89% +11.07%
10th Percentile £255 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 28
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -6.45% -52.31%
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.72 £11.12
90th Percentile £37.50 £30.90 £41.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Leeds

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Leeds

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in Leeds

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) GDPR
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Law
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Governance Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Procurement Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Procurement Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) ArchiMate
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft