The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - 25 39
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 4.29% 3.32%
As % of the General category - 13.83% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 12
Median daily rate - £575 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
Legal
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
76 94 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.74% 31.02% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 112
Median daily rate £431 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £588 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 4
Median hourly rate £11.32 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.77% -13.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.10 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £50.78 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup