The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 23 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 94 94
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.31% 0.077%
As % of the General category - 1.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.79 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £22.35 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.29% +6.75%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 468 348 449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 38.24% 27.21% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 231 230
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £252
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 21 12 17
Median hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -24.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.25 £52.19
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Surrey

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Surrey