Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LLPG in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LLPG over the 6 months to 23 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 Land and Property Gazetteer (LLPG)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 885 888
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing LLPG 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.014% 0.017% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median daily rate - £126 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -58.17% +9.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £126 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
UK median hourly rate £20.60 £15.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.90% -27.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

LLPG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34725 34822 36974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.68% 33.08% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23034 22825 23509
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1022 1194 1462
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

LLPG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing LLPG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LLPG in the UK

LLPG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LLPG in the UK

LLPG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LLPG in the UK

LLPG
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LLPG within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 4 - -
London -14 3 - -
UK excluding London +34 1 - -
Midlands +26 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LLPG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for LLPG.

1 5 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) QGIS
3 3 (60.00%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (60.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 3 (60.00%) BS7666
3 3 (60.00%) Cartography
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (60.00%) CAD
4 1 (20.00%) EDMS
4 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

LLPG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) QGIS
3 1 (20.00%) EDMS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) GIS Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Support
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) CAD
1 3 (60.00%) Cartography
1 3 (60.00%) Data Acquisition
1 3 (60.00%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) BS7666
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo