The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 98 53
Rank change year-on-year +19 -45  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 10 6 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.34% 2.34%
As % of the General category 2.15% 0.96% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
Median daily rate £375 £290 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.19% -31.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £224 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £361
% change year-on-year +50.00% -16.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £22.35 £19.97
% change year-on-year -24.47% +11.93%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 466 624 597
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.31% 34.92% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 385 332
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 4
Median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -9.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £41.00 £18.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Manchester

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in Manchester

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Essbase
2 3 (27.27%) HFM
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
2 3 (27.27%) Hyperion
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Endeca
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exalytics
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (18.18%) QlikView
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HFM
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) Endeca
1 3 (27.27%) Essbase
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) OBIEE Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Hyperion
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle