Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 20 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 83 63
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.25% 1.20%
As % of the General category - 0.81% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £225 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -57.55% +54.18%
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £245 £530
% change year-on-year +98.98% -53.77% +63.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - £13.88

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 270 372 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 32.97% 31.37% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 255 176
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.14%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £213
90th Percentile £602 £558 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.63 £14.37 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.14% +9.01% +5.46%
10th Percentile £10.91 £11.74 £7.52
90th Percentile £14.24 £34.83 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in South Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in South Yorkshire