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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 80 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Legal 43 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 1.30% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.34% 3.01% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 18
Average daily rate £465 £425 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% +12.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £251 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
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
991 1164 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.15% 43.32% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 518 550
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £556 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 39
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £39.50 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newbury +12 7 £425 +68.31%
Slough +11 6 £438 +113.41% 2
Reading -16 6 £470 -14.54% 8
Bracknell +1 4 - - 3
Maidenhead 0 3 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (57.97%) Telecoms
2 26 (37.68%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) Project Management
3 17 (24.64%) Data Protection
4 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.49%) Law
5 10 (14.49%) Degree
6 9 (13.04%) Information Security
6 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.59%) PMI Certification
7 8 (11.59%) Marketing
8 7 (10.14%) Billing
8 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.14%) CRM
9 5 (7.25%) PMP
9 5 (7.25%) Process Management
10 4 (5.80%) HFM
10 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.80%) Derivative
10 4 (5.80%) FMCG
10 4 (5.80%) Cash Management
10 4 (5.80%) ISO 14001
10 4 (5.80%) Handset
10 4 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (5.80%) SQL
11 3 (4.35%) MS Excel

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) HFM
2 2 (2.90%) Unica
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) BT 21CN
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
1 1 (1.45%) LAN
1 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) DB2
2 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
General
1 40 (57.97%) Telecoms
2 26 (37.68%) Finance
3 10 (14.49%) Law
4 8 (11.59%) Marketing
5 7 (10.14%) Billing
6 4 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.90%) Advertising
8 1 (1.45%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.49%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Finance Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Finance Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Business Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Data Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Information Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) PMO Lead
7 2 (2.90%) Project Leader
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Derivative
1 4 (5.80%) FMCG
1 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (5.80%) Handset
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Data Protection
1 17 (24.64%) Project Management
2 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (13.04%) Information Security
3 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.14%) CRM
4 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.25%) Process Management
6 4 (5.80%) Cash Management
6 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) Data Management
7 3 (4.35%) Six Sigma
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.35%) Supplier Management
7 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (2.90%) Benchmarking
8 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.90%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (2.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.25%) PMP
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO 14001
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.90%) COBIT
2 2 (2.90%) NEBOSH
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Remedy
2 3 (4.35%) Splunk
2 3 (4.35%) Symantec
2 3 (4.35%) Tripwire
3 2 (2.90%) BT
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) Tableau
3 2 (2.90%) Teradata
3 2 (2.90%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Cognos
4 1 (1.45%) Huawei
4 1 (1.45%) Marketo
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.45%) Sage
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d
Posted: 12 days ago