The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 70 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 17 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 1.26% -
As % of the General category 3.07% 3.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +43.10%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
554 481 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.59% 40.39% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 256 114
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £218 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 17
Average hourly rate £36.25 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.08% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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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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
Milton Keynes +9 6 £390 -10.34% 4
Amersham +2 2 - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Retail
5 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
6 6 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 5 (12.82%) Law
8 4 (10.26%) SAP
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) ERP
9 3 (7.69%) CISSP
9 3 (7.69%) GIAC
9 3 (7.69%) Information Security
9 3 (7.69%) Firewall
9 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
10 2 (5.13%) Middleware
10 2 (5.13%) Service Management
10 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (5.13%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (5.13%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
4 5 (12.82%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
1 9 (23.08%) Vendor Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Procurement Manager
2 7 (17.95%) IT Procurement Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Resource Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Project Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) CSS3
2 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.56%) Sass
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.56%) W3C
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
1 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.95%) Validation
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
2 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
3 6 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 3 (7.69%) ERP
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Java
1 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CISSP
1 3 (7.69%) GIAC
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe