The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 123 114
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.070% 0.049% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.14% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 442 716 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.84% 34.79% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 517 486
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £512 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £94.00 £160.00
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in West Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in West Yorkshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Leeds +13 1 - - 2
Local Government
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Procurement Specialist
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: Yesterday