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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 70 104 116
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +12
Contract jobs citing Legal 53 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.12% 1.15% 0.85%
As % of the General category 5.08% 2.48% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 4
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£365 £451 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.97% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £331 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £557 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +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
1044 1208 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.69% 46.14% 52.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 538 437
Average daily rate £400 £385 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% +132.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £13.35 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +8 18 £333 -38.99% 2
Reading +7 9 £538 +13.15% 3
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Bracknell +1 3 £440 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Wokingham - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 37 (41.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (20.22%) Law
4 14 (15.73%) Project Management
5 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.48%) MS Office
7 10 (11.24%) Degree
8 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (10.11%) Migration
9 8 (8.99%) Marketing
10 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (6.74%) IBM
11 6 (6.74%) Retail
11 6 (6.74%) Billing
11 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.74%) Line Management
11 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.62%) 4G
12 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.62%) 3G
13 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
13 4 (4.49%) ETL
13 4 (4.49%) NFS
13 4 (4.49%) Scrum
13 4 (4.49%) Ab Initio
13 4 (4.49%) Amdocs
13 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
13 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Office
2 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI-AA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) 3G
1 5 (5.62%) 4G
2 2 (2.25%) GGSN
2 2 (2.25%) SGSN
2 2 (2.25%) LTE
3 1 (1.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) MVNO
3 1 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.12%) MPLS
3 1 (1.12%) SS7
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.12%) 2G
3 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.12%) Broadband
3 1 (1.12%) GSM
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) SMS
3 1 (1.12%) UMTS
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
1 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.25%) QUnit
1 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.25%) Grunt
General
1 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 37 (41.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (20.22%) Law
4 8 (8.99%) Marketing
5 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 6 (6.74%) Billing
6 4 (4.49%) French Language
7 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.25%) Banking
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
3 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
3 6 (6.74%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (6.74%) Designer
4 5 (5.62%) Data Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Programme Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Developer
5 4 (4.49%) Architect
5 4 (4.49%) Administrator
5 4 (4.49%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (3.37%) Build Manager
6 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.37%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.25%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) CSS
1 3 (3.37%) HTML
1 3 (3.37%) jQuery
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) HTML5
2 2 (2.25%) CSS3
2 2 (2.25%) Backbone.js
2 2 (2.25%) Sass
2 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.12%) XHTML
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.12%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.12%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) DataPower
4 2 (2.25%) Open Source
4 2 (2.25%) FMCG
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) DTV
5 1 (1.12%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
5 1 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) UNIX
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
1 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.73%) Project Management
2 9 (10.11%) Migration
3 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
4 6 (6.74%) Line Management
4 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.49%) ETL
6 4 (4.49%) Scrum
6 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.49%) User Stories
7 3 (3.37%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (3.37%) Change Control
7 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.37%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.37%) Information Security
7 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.12%) PHP
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) HND
2 2 (2.25%) CISSP
2 2 (2.25%) PMP
2 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.25%) CISM
3 1 (1.12%) CIMA
3 1 (1.12%) GIAC
3 1 (1.12%) CIPD
3 1 (1.12%) ACCA
3 1 (1.12%) CISA
3 1 (1.12%) CRISC
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) GMP
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.12%) Netcool
1 1 (1.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) IBM
3 4 (4.49%) Ab Initio
3 4 (4.49%) Amdocs
4 3 (3.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) HP
5 2 (2.25%) Huawei
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.12%) BT
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
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