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 3 months to 28 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 140 128
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing Local Government 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.036% 0.55%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.10% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £488 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £305 £361
% change year-on-year +47.54% -15.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £22.35 £19.97
% change year-on-year -18.29% +11.93%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 614 959 905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.08% 34.24% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 694 644
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £12.00 £7.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.00 £159.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 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 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +21 1 - - 5
North Yorkshire - 1 £488 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Local Government
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) Sophos
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
West Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday