The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 28 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.36% 1.18% 1.01%
As % of the General category 6.45% 3.49% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £500 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £19.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+143.58% +27.86%
Legal
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

General Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 86 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.09% 33.73% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 20
Average daily rate £326 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.78% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) IT Architect
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend