The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 90 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Legal 40 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.39% 1.42% 1.05%
As % of the General category 3.21% 3.14% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £190 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+48.27% -12.12%
Legal
South East

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

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1246 1272 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.32% 45.09% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 601 378
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 41
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £28.83 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 15 £650 +209.52% 1
Slough -4 4 £350 +6.06% 4
Windsor - 4 £363 - 2
Maidenhead +8 2 £400 +14.28%
Newbury -8 2 £253 -49.50% 1
Bracknell +3 1 £425 +56.10%
Thatcham - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 41 (44.09%) Telecoms
2 40 (43.01%) Finance
3 18 (19.35%) Project Management
4 13 (13.98%) Law
4 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (11.83%) Degree
6 10 (10.75%) Data Protection
7 9 (9.68%) Migration
7 9 (9.68%) Billing
8 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.60%) 3G
8 8 (8.60%) 4G
9 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.53%) SAP
9 7 (7.53%) Retail
10 6 (6.45%) Validation
10 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (6.45%) Marketing
11 5 (5.38%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.38%) LTE
11 5 (5.38%) QA
11 5 (5.38%) Line Management
11 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
11 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
11 5 (5.38%) ETL
11 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
11 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.30%) Amdocs

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Lync
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.30%) MS Office
4 2 (2.15%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.08%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) 3G
1 8 (8.60%) 4G
2 5 (5.38%) LTE
3 3 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.23%) VoLTE
3 3 (3.23%) RANAP
3 3 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (2.15%) Wireless
5 1 (1.08%) 2G
5 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.08%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.08%) IPv6
5 1 (1.08%) MPLS
5 1 (1.08%) SS7
5 1 (1.08%) Broadband
5 1 (1.08%) GSM
5 1 (1.08%) SMS
5 1 (1.08%) UMTS
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.15%) QUnit
1 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.15%) Grunt
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 41 (44.09%) Telecoms
2 40 (43.01%) Finance
3 13 (13.98%) Law
4 9 (9.68%) Billing
5 7 (7.53%) Retail
6 6 (6.45%) Marketing
7 3 (3.23%) German Language
8 2 (2.15%) Italian Language
8 2 (2.15%) Banking
8 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (10.75%) Analyst
2 7 (7.53%) Programme Manager
2 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
3 6 (6.45%) Architect
3 6 (6.45%) Administrator
3 6 (6.45%) Developer
4 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Data Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Data Protection Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.30%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.30%) Systems Architect
5 4 (4.30%) Business Architect
6 3 (3.23%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.23%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.23%) Junior
6 3 (3.23%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Development Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) HTML
1 4 (4.30%) CSS
2 3 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (2.15%) HTML5
3 2 (2.15%) CSS3
3 2 (2.15%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.15%) Sass
3 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) DataPower
4 2 (2.15%) Open Source
4 2 (2.15%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) GIS
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) W3C
5 1 (1.08%) DTV
5 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Economics
5 1 (1.08%) IPTV
5 1 (1.08%) Photography
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.08%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.08%) UNIX
1 1 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.35%) Project Management
2 10 (10.75%) Data Protection
3 9 (9.68%) Migration
4 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.45%) Validation
6 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.38%) ETL
7 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.38%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.38%) Line Management
8 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.30%) Business Development
8 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.30%) ITIL
8 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.30%) Information Security
8 4 (4.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.08%) JCL
2 1 (1.08%) PHP
2 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) VCP4
2 3 (3.23%) ISEB
2 3 (3.23%) PMP
2 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.15%) CISSP
3 2 (2.15%) CISM
4 1 (1.08%) MBA
4 1 (1.08%) GIAC
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.08%) CFA
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) CISA
4 1 (1.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) NFS
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli NetView
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) SAP
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Ericsson
2 4 (4.30%) Ab Initio
2 4 (4.30%) Amdocs
3 3 (3.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (3.23%) IBM
3 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) HP
4 2 (2.15%) Huawei
5 1 (1.08%) Twitter
5 1 (1.08%) Informatica
5 1 (1.08%) ESRI
5 1 (1.08%) BT
5 1 (1.08%) EMC
5 1 (1.08%) BMC
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe
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