Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 138 110
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28 +2
Contract jobs citing Local Government 18 17 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.61% 0.47% 1.27%
As % of the General category 1.94% 1.54% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 12
Manchester median daily rate £550 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -14.37% +12.76%
10th Percentile £270 £291 £268
90th Percentile £641 £468 £536
North West median daily rate £300 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -21.05% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 - -
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £14.29 £25.00
% change year-on-year +13.30% -42.84% -9.09%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 930 1106 1508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.49% 30.83% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 698 853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £245 £263 £240
90th Percentile £606 £543 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.61% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 28
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +44.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £39.13
North West median hourly rate £22.35 £23.92 £30.52
% change year-on-year -6.59% -21.62% +34.63%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Oldham - 4 £625 -
Rochdale - 1 - -
Local Government
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 8 (44.44%) ERP
3 8 (44.44%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Back Office
3 8 (44.44%) ITSM
4 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Endeca
7 2 (11.11%) HFM
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Essbase
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Life Science
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (11.11%) QlikView
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

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 8 (44.44%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (11.11%) HFM
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) Endeca
1 2 (11.11%) Essbase
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (11.11%) QlikView
1 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Back Office
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Programme Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Support Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Transformation Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) QlikView Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) ERP Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Records Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) ERP
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) ITSM
2 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
1 2 (11.11%) Informatica
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP