Site Statistics

Website performance

We are committed to achieving a minimum of 99 percent availability for our website. Our uptime is monitored by a service called Status Cake.
The following graphic shows the website uptime for the past 30 days:

This information only relates to www.derby.gov.uk. We do not have information for other websites.

Website usage

We use Google Analytics on our site to generate anonymous visitor statistics.  Some extracts from these statistics are shown on this page.

All figures in the tables relate to the Derby City Council website - www.derby.gov.uk. We do not have information for other websites.

We compare each calendar month to the same month in the previous year. There are also annual totals for each year.

The information available here is based on the following measurements:

Users - Users that have had at least one session within the selected date range. Includes both new and returning users.

Sessions - A Session is the count of a visit. If a user is inactive for more then 30 minutes then new activity from them will be counted as a separate visit. Sessions are determined using cookies.

Devices - Devices are broken down into categories of desktop, mobile and tablet.

Users

Users are unique visitors - counted only once - within a particular time period. User count includes new and returning users. Users are determined using cookies.

Users of derby.gov.uk for the previous 24 months
MonthUsers12 Months AgoUsers% Change
Sep-17 109,909 Sep-16 129,797 -15.3%
Aug-17 98,004 Aug-16 135,897 -28.4%
Jul-17 11,645 Jul-16 130,411 -14.4%
Jun-17 130,930 Jun-16 135,559 -3.4%
May-17 150,923 May-16 160,333 -5.9%
Apr-17 151,245 Apr-16 144,597 4.6%
Mar-17 156,156 Mar-16 144,163 8.3%
Feb-17 127,305 Feb-16 129,191 -1.5%
Jan-17 142,920 Jan-16 137,781 3.7%
Dec-16 106,097 Dec-15 106,457 -0.3%
Nov-16 129,334 Nov-15 132,012 -2.0%
Oct-16 125,837 Oct-15 137,534 -8.5%
Sep-16 95,279 Sep-15 69,130 37.8%
Annual users of derby.gov.uk
YearUsers

Change from previous year

2016 1,230,482 -0.3%
2015 1,234,439 0.2%
2014 1,236,809 164% (*)
2013 469,294 (*)  -14% (*)
2012 546,999 (*)  -55% (*)
2011 1,212,244 10%
2010 1,103,066 1%
2009 1,089,541 10%
2008 989,371 -

Sessions

A Session is the count of a visit. If a user is inactive for more then 30 minutes then new activity from them will be counted as a separate visit.

Sessions on derby.gov.uk for previous 24 months
MonthSessions12 Months AgoSessions% Change
Sep-17 195,874 Sep-16 230,340 -15.0%
Aug-17 172,389 Aug-16 238,368 -27.7%
Jul-17 198,618 Jul-16 238,563 -16.7%
Jun-17 255,612 Jun-16 285,402 -10.4%
May-17 300,319 May-16 340,771 -11.9%
Apr-17 288,508 Apr-16 290,948 -0.8%
Mar-17 299,504 Mar-16 282,193 6.1%
Feb-17 227,699 Feb-16 235,339 -3.3%
Jan-17 255,507 Jan-16 251,257 1.7%
Dec-16 178,811 Dec-15 188,818 -5.3%
Nov-16 222,968 Nov-15 229,437 -2.9%
Oct-16 215,830 Oct-15 241,124 -10.5%
Sep-16 161,370 Sep-15 124,562 29.6%
Annual sessions on derby.gov.uk
YearSessions

Change from previous year

2016 3,010,790 2.6%
2015 2,932,199 -0.1%
2014 2,935,037 124% (*)
2013 1,309,973 (*) -6% (*)
2012 1,387,524 (*) -29% (*)
2011 1,959,114 -18%
2010 2,387,094 -18%
2009 2,924,787 6%
2008 2,763,281 -

Devices

The following table shows statistics for recent device type usage.

Sessions in 2016 by device type
DesktopMobileTablet
1,473,129 (49%) 1,086,908 (36%) 450,753 (15%)

Warning about statistics from May 2012 to November 2013

From 24 May 2012 to 18 November 2013 our website used a cookie control that required users to implicitly opt-in to using Google Analytics.
Figures covering this time period only reflect those people and are not a true representation of visitors to our site during that time.

Affected statistics on this page are indicated with an asterisk (*).

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