The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton - 3.03% -
As % of the General category - 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +22.30% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.69 £22.45 £27.50
% change year-on-year -7.85% -18.36%  

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 11 10 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 28.95% 30.30% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Median daily rate £395 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.63% -5.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Wolverhampton

Local Government
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement