The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 89 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Legal 37 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.31% 1.43%
As % of the General category 3.47% 2.85% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £547 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+78.12% -5.88%
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1066 1121 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.44% 45.83% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 421 489
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.25 £52.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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South East

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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

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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

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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 25 July 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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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

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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 25 July 2014. 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 +7 12 £478 -4.50% 2
Slough +8 6 £450 +28.57% 3
Maidenhead - 5 - - 1
Bracknell +5 2 £401 - 1
Newbury - - - -
Windsor - - - - 2
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 30 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 15 (18.75%) Marketing
3 15 (18.75%) Degree
4 13 (16.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 13 (16.25%) Project Management
5 11 (13.75%) MS Office
5 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.75%) GGSN
5 11 (13.75%) SGSN
6 10 (12.50%) Law
7 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) Retail
8 7 (8.75%) Windows
8 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (7.50%) SAP
9 6 (7.50%) Billing
10 5 (6.25%) MVNO
10 5 (6.25%) ITIL
10 5 (6.25%) CRM
10 5 (6.25%) HP
10 5 (6.25%) DNS
10 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.00%) Clustering
11 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) Firewall
11 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
11 4 (5.00%) Cisco
11 4 (5.00%) IBM

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Office
2 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.25%) SAP FI-AA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) GGSN
1 11 (13.75%) SGSN
2 5 (6.25%) DNS
2 5 (6.25%) MVNO
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 4 (5.00%) FTP
3 4 (5.00%) MPLS
3 4 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.75%) HTTP
4 3 (3.75%) VPN
4 3 (3.75%) SDH
4 3 (3.75%) SMS
4 3 (3.75%) MGW
4 3 (3.75%) SS7
4 3 (3.75%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (1.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Big Data
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) DB2
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 30 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 15 (18.75%) Marketing
4 10 (12.50%) Law
5 7 (8.75%) Retail
6 6 (7.50%) Billing
7 2 (2.50%) French Language
7 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (12.50%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.25%) Designer
4 4 (5.00%) Architect
4 4 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (3.75%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (3.75%) Design Engineer
5 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
5 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
5 3 (3.75%) Developer
5 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
5 3 (3.75%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (3.75%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (2.50%) Administrator
6 2 (2.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) ATL
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.25%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.25%) jQuery
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.00%) Clustering
2 3 (3.75%) Social Media
2 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (1.25%) DataPower
4 1 (1.25%) Open Source
4 1 (1.25%) PMI
4 1 (1.25%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Blog
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) AIX
3 1 (1.25%) Solaris
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) Project Management
2 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (6.25%) ITIL
3 5 (6.25%) CRM
3 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.00%) Strategic Management
5 3 (3.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (3.75%) Creative Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Project Planning
5 3 (3.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (3.75%) ITSM
5 3 (3.75%) Data Security
5 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.75%) Service Management
5 3 (3.75%) Customer Insight
5 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (3.75%) Migration
5 3 (3.75%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
1 2 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.25%) VBScript
2 1 (1.25%) C#
2 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) ACCA
3 2 (2.50%) CIMA
3 2 (2.50%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) CIPD
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) GMP
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) NFS
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) WSUS
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
1 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
4 5 (6.25%) HP
5 4 (5.00%) Juniper
5 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco
5 4 (5.00%) IBM
5 4 (5.00%) Huawei
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) VMware
6 3 (3.75%) Amdocs
6 3 (3.75%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.25%) F5
7 1 (1.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.25%) Remedy
7 1 (1.25%) BT
7 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-400 Per Day potentially very long term contract
Posted: 2 days ago