The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 43 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Legal 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.74% 1.26% 0.66%
As % of the General category 4.98% 3.85% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £513 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £125 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £790 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +78.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
261 234 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.94% 32.82% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 145 117
Average daily rate £375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £175.00 £23.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.14% +657.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £33.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £175.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) Progress
5 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) CMDB
5 3 (14.29%) WorkSite
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Social Media
6 2 (9.52%) Law
6 2 (9.52%) Publishing
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) User Experience
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (14.29%) WorkSite
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) CMDB
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Social Media
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Content Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Progress
1 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Reuters
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
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