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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - - 0.43%
As % of the General category - - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +22.30% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.28 £22.45 £31.25
% change year-on-year -14.13% -28.16%  

Local Government is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 278 458 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.36% 32.01% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 318 206
Median daily rate £415 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Local Government as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 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