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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 34 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.54% 1.05% -
As % of the General category 4.12% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £351 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +78.12%
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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
97 64 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.45% 33.68% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 47
Average daily rate £388 £311 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.49% -37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £115 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.93 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL