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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 85 80 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Contract jobs citing Legal 44 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.54% 1.67% 0.71%
As % of the General category 3.53% 3.47% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 4
Average daily rate £338 £300 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £208 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £350 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.61 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+21.44% -27.50%
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1246 1181 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.66% 48.05% 50.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 398 450
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £463 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Legal
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 16 £210 -16.00% 3
Slough +12 6 £301 - 3
Bracknell +1 4 £272 +51.25% 2
Maidenhead -5 4 £350 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (30.67%) Finance
3 16 (21.33%) Marketing
4 12 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 12 (16.00%) Project Management
5 11 (14.67%) GGSN
5 11 (14.67%) SGSN
6 10 (13.33%) Degree
7 8 (10.67%) Windows
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco
8 7 (9.33%) DNS
8 7 (9.33%) Juniper
8 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (9.33%) MPLS
8 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (9.33%) Firewall
8 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Law
9 6 (8.00%) Ab Initio
9 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.67%) SDH
10 5 (6.67%) SQL
10 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) MS Project
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) GGSN
1 11 (14.67%) SGSN
2 7 (9.33%) DNS
2 7 (9.33%) MPLS
2 7 (9.33%) Firewall
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (6.67%) SDH
4 5 (6.67%) SS7
4 5 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (6.67%) MGW
5 4 (5.33%) Unified Communications
5 4 (5.33%) MVNO
5 4 (5.33%) SMS
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) FTP
6 3 (4.00%) VPN
6 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.67%) BGP
7 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) ERwin
General
1 27 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (30.67%) Finance
3 16 (21.33%) Marketing
4 6 (8.00%) Law
5 4 (5.33%) Retail
6 3 (4.00%) Advertising
6 3 (4.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (14.67%) Analyst
2 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.33%) Developer
3 6 (8.00%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
4 5 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Resourcer
6 3 (4.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Procurement Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.33%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) ATL
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) XHTML
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) DataPower
3 2 (2.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) UNIX
2 3 (4.00%) AIX
2 3 (4.00%) Solaris
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Project Management
2 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.33%) Business Performance Management
5 4 (5.33%) Time Management
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.33%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (5.33%) CRM
5 4 (5.33%) ITIL
6 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.00%) ITSM
6 3 (4.00%) Data Security
6 3 (4.00%) Service Management
6 3 (4.00%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) CCNP
3 1 (1.33%) CCNA
3 1 (1.33%) CIMA
3 1 (1.33%) ACCA
3 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) NFS
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco
3 7 (9.33%) Juniper
4 6 (8.00%) Ab Initio
4 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.67%) Huawei
6 4 (5.33%) VMware
6 4 (5.33%) SAP
6 4 (5.33%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
7 3 (4.00%) Teradata
7 3 (4.00%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.67%) Unica
8 2 (2.67%) F5
8 2 (2.67%) Amdocs
9 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.33%) Citrix
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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