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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 77 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Legal 48 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.92% 1.53% 1.65%
As % of the General category 4.76% 3.67% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 21
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £312 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £15.25 £17.61
% change year-on-year
+155.73% -13.40%
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
1009 1172 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.33% 41.80% 42.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 529 530
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 29
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 18 £218 -65.20% 1
Maidenhead +7 7 - -
Slough +3 4 £345 +2.98%
Windsor 0 2 £200 -44.82%
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £450 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 32 (39.02%) Telecoms
2 27 (32.93%) Finance
3 15 (18.29%) Project Management
3 15 (18.29%) Data Protection
4 12 (14.63%) Law
4 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.98%) Information Security
6 9 (10.98%) Degree
7 7 (8.54%) Marketing
8 6 (7.32%) Billing
8 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.10%) Windows
9 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
9 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
10 4 (4.88%) Internal Audit
10 4 (4.88%) FMCG
10 4 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (4.88%) Cash Management
10 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
10 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.88%) HFM
10 4 (4.88%) Derivative
10 4 (4.88%) Advertising
10 4 (4.88%) MS Office
10 4 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (4.88%) Symantec

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
1 4 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) HFM
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.22%) FCoE
2 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) Skype
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Big Data
1 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.44%) DB2
1 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.44%) QlikView
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 32 (39.02%) Telecoms
2 27 (32.93%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Law
4 7 (8.54%) Marketing
5 6 (7.32%) Billing
6 4 (4.88%) Advertising
6 4 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.44%) Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.22%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.22%) Electronics
8 1 (1.22%) French Language
8 1 (1.22%) German Language
8 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (17.07%) Analyst
2 9 (10.98%) Consultant
3 7 (8.54%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Contracts Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Telecoms Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Accountant
7 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Finance Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) HR Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
8 2 (2.44%) Cognos Planning Consultant
8 2 (2.44%) Document Controller
8 2 (2.44%) PMO Lead
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Derivative
2 4 (4.88%) FMCG
2 4 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.66%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.44%) Handset
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) e-Health
5 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Data Protection
1 15 (18.29%) Project Management
2 12 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.98%) Information Security
5 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.88%) Cash Management
6 4 (4.88%) Internal Audit
6 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (3.66%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (3.66%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (3.66%) Data Management
7 3 (3.66%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (3.66%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.66%) Product Marketing
7 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.66%) Service Design
7 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) SQL
1 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) CIPD
5 1 (1.22%) ACCA
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.22%) NCDA
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
5 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.44%) NEBOSH
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Symantec
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
3 3 (3.66%) SAP
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) Cognos
4 2 (2.44%) Tableau
4 2 (2.44%) Teradata
4 2 (2.44%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (1.22%) BT
5 1 (1.22%) CA
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) Huawei
5 1 (1.22%) NetApp
5 1 (1.22%) Splunk
5 1 (1.22%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.22%) Virgin Media
5 1 (1.22%) VMware