Period
to 24 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 39 41
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.79% 0.69%
As % of the General category - 7.22% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - £250 -
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £13.07
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £13.06

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 92 97 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 34.59% 24.87% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 68 68
Staffordshire median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £284 £225 £271
90th Percentile £475 £491 £491
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £11.18 £16.42 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.92% +32.91% -39.01%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.33 £8.18
90th Percentile £11.76 £22.25 £15.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £21.34 £25.00
% change year-on-year +28.87% -14.64% -16.32%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Staffordshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Staffordshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Staffordshire