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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - 34 30
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 1.28% 3.23%
As % of the General category - 5.36% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+118.60% +38.70%
Legal
Hampshire

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
65 56 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.86% 23.93% 39.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 44
Average daily rate £371 £280 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.58% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £130 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £463 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £82.50 £11.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+633.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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

Legal
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 5 February 2016, 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%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SCDPM

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) New Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) iManage
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Interwoven