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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 89 93 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Contract jobs citing Legal 36 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.42% 0.90%
As % of the General category 3.62% 2.89% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
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£356 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £349 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £578 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -3.03%
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
994 1245 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.65% 49.23% 50.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 495 440
Average daily rate £375 £373 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +5.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £20.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +74.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

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 September 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 September 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 +6 9 £600 +8.84% 3
Slough -3 6 £313 -10.71% 2
Maidenhead - 6 - - 1
Bracknell -2 4 £394 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Wokingham - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 32 (43.84%) Finance
2 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
3 16 (21.92%) Project Management
4 14 (19.18%) Law
5 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.44%) MS Office
6 12 (16.44%) Marketing
6 12 (16.44%) Degree
7 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.22%) Migration
8 6 (8.22%) Retail
8 6 (8.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 5 (6.85%) Billing
10 4 (5.48%) Validation
10 4 (5.48%) Clustering
10 4 (5.48%) SAP
10 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
10 4 (5.48%) CRM
10 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) French Language
10 4 (5.48%) GGSN
10 4 (5.48%) SGSN
10 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (4.11%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.11%) Creative Marketing
11 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.11%) Social Media
11 3 (4.11%) Customer Insight
11 3 (4.11%) MVNO

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI-AA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) GGSN
1 4 (5.48%) SGSN
2 3 (4.11%) MVNO
2 3 (4.11%) LAN
2 3 (4.11%) FTP
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) SMS
3 2 (2.74%) WAN
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.37%) IPsec
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
4 1 (1.37%) ATM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.37%) LTE
4 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.37%) FWSM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 32 (43.84%) Finance
2 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
3 14 (19.18%) Law
4 12 (16.44%) Marketing
5 6 (8.22%) Retail
6 5 (6.85%) Billing
7 4 (5.48%) French Language
8 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (8.22%) Designer
3 5 (6.85%) Analyst
3 5 (6.85%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (5.48%) Administrator
4 4 (5.48%) Architect
5 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.11%) Developer
5 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Design Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (4.11%) Build Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Information Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Transition Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) ATL
2 2 (2.74%) CSS
2 2 (2.74%) XHTML
2 2 (2.74%) jQuery
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Clustering
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.11%) Social Media
3 2 (2.74%) FMCG
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.37%) Blog
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Project Management
2 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.22%) Migration
4 4 (5.48%) Validation
4 4 (5.48%) CRM
4 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Customer Insight
5 3 (4.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.11%) Creative Marketing
5 3 (4.11%) Strategic Management
5 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.11%) User Stories
5 3 (4.11%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (4.11%) Line Management
5 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL
5 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) PHP
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) PMP
2 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) HND
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ACCA
4 1 (1.37%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) GMP
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) NFS
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) Amdocs
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) BT
6 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.37%) Huawei
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) F5
6 1 (1.37%) MobileIron
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