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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 73 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 53 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.00% 1.16% 0.83%
As % of the General category 4.65% 2.70% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 5
Average daily rate
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£365 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £324 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £483 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +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
1140 1073 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.97% 42.75% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 504 432
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 41
Average hourly rate £18.75 £25.00 £16.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +49.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.00 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £39.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Slough +6 20 £375 -6.25%
Reading +11 8 £450 +24.13% 2
Maidenhead +5 6 - -
Bracknell - 1 £347 - 1
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Thatcham - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 37 (41.57%) Telecoms
3 19 (21.35%) Project Management
4 17 (19.10%) Law
5 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (11.24%) MS Office
8 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.11%) Degree
9 8 (8.99%) Data Protection
9 8 (8.99%) 4G
9 8 (8.99%) 3G
10 7 (7.87%) Validation
10 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.87%) Marketing
11 6 (6.74%) Line Management
11 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.74%) Retail
11 6 (6.74%) Billing
12 5 (5.62%) IBM
12 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (5.62%) LTE
13 4 (4.49%) Performance Management
13 4 (4.49%) Capacity Management
13 4 (4.49%) User Stories
13 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.49%) Scrum

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (2.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Office
2 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS Project
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.12%) SAP FI-AA
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) 4G
1 8 (8.99%) 3G
2 5 (5.62%) LTE
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (3.37%) VoLTE
3 3 (3.37%) RANAP
4 2 (2.25%) GGSN
4 2 (2.25%) SGSN
5 1 (1.12%) Broadband
5 1 (1.12%) GSM
5 1 (1.12%) LAN
5 1 (1.12%) SMS
5 1 (1.12%) UMTS
5 1 (1.12%) WAN
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (1.12%) IPv6
5 1 (1.12%) SS7
5 1 (1.12%) MPLS
5 1 (1.12%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.25%) Grunt
2 2 (2.25%) QUnit
2 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
General
1 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 37 (41.57%) Telecoms
3 17 (19.10%) Law
4 7 (7.87%) Marketing
5 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 6 (6.74%) Billing
6 3 (3.37%) French Language
7 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.12%) German Language
8 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (12.36%) Analyst
2 7 (7.87%) Project Manager
2 7 (7.87%) Programme Manager
3 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
4 5 (5.62%) Data Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Design Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Developer
4 5 (5.62%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Designer
5 4 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (4.49%) Administrator
5 4 (4.49%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.49%) Architect
6 3 (3.37%) Junior
6 3 (3.37%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) HTML
1 3 (3.37%) CSS
1 3 (3.37%) jQuery
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.25%) Backbone.js
2 2 (2.25%) CSS3
2 2 (2.25%) HTML5
2 2 (2.25%) Sass
2 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.25%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) XHTML
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.12%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) DataPower
4 2 (2.25%) FMCG
4 2 (2.25%) Open Source
4 2 (2.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
5 1 (1.12%) Replication
5 1 (1.12%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
5 1 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Project Management
2 11 (12.36%) Migration
3 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.99%) Data Protection
5 7 (7.87%) Validation
5 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.74%) Line Management
6 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.49%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.49%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.49%) User Stories
8 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.49%) Scrum
8 4 (4.49%) ETL
9 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.37%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.37%) Information Security
9 3 (3.37%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
1 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.12%) PHP
2 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) CISM
2 2 (2.25%) CISSP
2 2 (2.25%) PMP
2 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.25%) HND
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) CISA
3 1 (1.12%) GIAC
3 1 (1.12%) CRISC
3 1 (1.12%) CIPD
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
1 3 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) GMP
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.12%) Netcool
1 1 (1.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) IBM
2 5 (5.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (4.49%) Ab Initio
3 4 (4.49%) HP
3 4 (4.49%) Ericsson
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) Amdocs
5 2 (2.25%) Huawei
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.12%) BMC
6 1 (1.12%) Informatica
6 1 (1.12%) EMC
6 1 (1.12%) BT
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
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