Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 40 35
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -4
Contract jobs citing Local Government 6 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.38% 0.28% 3.21%
As % of the General category 8.96% 1.32% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 - £400
10th Percentile £261 - £325
90th Percentile £429 - £415
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £15.21 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.21 £13.06
% change year-on-year - +16.47% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 67 76 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 26.59% 21.35% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 47 65
Staffordshire median daily rate £394 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% -7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £298 £248 £273
90th Percentile £475 £530 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Staffordshire median hourly rate £29.00 £12.18 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.19% -40.61% +4.33%
10th Percentile £28.50 £11.42 £14.55
90th Percentile £29.50 £15.22 £41.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.48 £20.00 £28.85
% change year-on-year +22.38% -30.66% -10.56%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) RedGate
2 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior ICT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) RedGate
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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