Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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 Government
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 167 185
Rank change year-on-year +23 +18 -40
Contract jobs citing Local Government 9 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.19% 0.023%
As % of the General category 1.00% 0.63% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £575 - £335
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £245 £530
% change year-on-year +98.98% -53.77% +63.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - £13.88

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 904 1111 1437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.25% 30.75% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 750 1010
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.66% -27.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £28.75 £30.75 £53.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +37.72% -4.57% +6.28%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Local Government as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 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
Leeds +9 6 £575 - 4
Pontefract - 3 - -
Local Government
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 5 (55.56%) Information Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 3 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Project Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (22.22%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft