The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 60 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Legal 15 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.65% 1.38% 3.55%
As % of the General category 5.40% 3.82% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £390 £368
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
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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 Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
278 262 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.58% 36.14% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 207 179
Average daily rate £396 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £11.10 £7.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £35.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (14.29%) Law
4 5 (11.90%) HTML
4 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.90%) User Experience
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.52%) MS Office
5 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.52%) TeamSite
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) CMS
5 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 4 (9.52%) Content Management
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Solvency II
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 3 (7.14%) .NET
6 3 (7.14%) Windows
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (7.14%) Publishing
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (9.52%) TeamSite
1 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.76%) MS Project
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Content Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Content Editor
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Procurement Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Procurement Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Trainer
7 1 (2.38%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
2 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
3 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.52%) Content Management
3 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL
5 2 (4.76%) Workflow
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.76%) Logistics
5 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle