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Ics

Requested on
Thu 27th March, 2014
Reference
FOI 4157
Resolution
Information provided

Question

FOI Request Items:

1. The total ICT budget for your local authority for the most recent financial year.

2. The annual cost of the contract(s) for the hosting and maintenance of the council’s principal website.

3. For each of the past 12 months (March 2013 – February 2014), the number of unique visitors per month who viewed the website.

Answer

1.       The total ICT budget for your local authority for the most recent financial year.  £1.3 million which covers all ICT costs (including hardware, software, telephony and printing)

2.       The annual cost of the contract(s) for the hosting and maintenance of the council's principal website.  £6k per authority which includes administration and hosting.  Web hosting is a shared service with two other authorities (North West Leicestershire and Oadby & Wigston BC) = £18k in total

3.       For each of the past 12 months (March 2013 - February 2014), the number of unique visitors per month who viewed the website.
Month Index Unique Visitors
Mar-13 - 919
Apr-13  - 896
May-13 -  852
Jun-13 - 806
Jul-13 - 875
Aug-13 - 763
Sep-13 - 683
Oct-13 - 789
Nov-13 - 794
Dec-13 - 672
Jan-14 - 876
Feb-14 - 902
TOTAL 9,827

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