The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 32 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.83% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the General category 4.40% 1.56% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£575 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-19.17% +10.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

General Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 64 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.74% 31.37% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 58
Average daily rate £325 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £686 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the Basingstoke region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Basingstoke region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com