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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 636 640
Rank change year-on-year +31 +4  
Contract jobs citing LLPG 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.018% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 -
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14408 16675 16347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.96% 31.12% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9314 10891 9856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 564 695
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £18.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +21.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

LLPG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LLPG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LLPG.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LLPG in the UK

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Top 4 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 3 £275 -15.38%
North West +30 3 £275 +10.00%
Cheshire +27 3 £275 +10.00%
Chester +14 3 £275 +10.00%

LLPG
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) BS7666

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) GIS Manager
1 2 (66.67%) GIS Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) GIS Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) BS7666