Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 23 May 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 103 129
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the General category - 2.09% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £825 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +266.67% -18.18%
North East median daily rate - £650 £225
% change year-on-year - +188.89% -27.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 166 191 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.04% 16.65% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 136 209
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £389 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.14% +4.64% +10.24%
10th Percentile £253 £253 £205
90th Percentile £626 £575 £546
North East median daily rate £366 £363 £365
% change year-on-year +1.03% -0.68% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.27% - +120.00%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.33 £12.40
90th Percentile £37.95 £32.69 £28.10
North East median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -44.23% +26.83% +57.69%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Tyne and Wear

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Tyne and Wear

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Tyne and Wear