Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 6 months to 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 194 199
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing Local Government 11 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £245 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +98.98% -53.77% +54.18%
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - £13.88
10th Percentile £14.10 - £13.12
90th Percentile £20.00 - £15.16
England median hourly rate £18.50 £24.44 £20.84
% change year-on-year -24.30% +17.29% -16.65%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1342 1627 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.18% 30.15% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 1105 1341
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £261 £268 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 66
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £35.98 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Local Government in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Local Government in Yorkshire

Local Government
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire +21 9 £575 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 2 £488 - 2
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (45.45%) Information Governance
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Mainframe

Local Government
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
1 3 (27.27%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Procurement Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Procurement Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Assistant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Governance
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft