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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 66 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.86% 2.03% 0.38%
As % of the General category 4.10% 5.25% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£373 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +7.57%
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
512 400 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.31% 38.72% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 198 78
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 14
Average hourly rate £12.42 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.51% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.10 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

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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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 11 £325 -21.68% 3
Amersham -1 2 - -
High Wycombe -3 1 £420 +24.44%
Marlow - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (25.58%) Project Management
3 11 (25.58%) Retail
4 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Validation
7 4 (9.30%) Law
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Line Management
8 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) SAP
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (4.65%) Service Management
9 2 (4.65%) DTV
9 2 (4.65%) UMTS
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) SQL
9 2 (4.65%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) UMTS
1 2 (4.65%) Broadband
1 2 (4.65%) GSM
1 2 (4.65%) LTE
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) S/MIME
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (25.58%) Retail
4 4 (9.30%) Law
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Contracts Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Vendor Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Resource Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Project Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) CSS
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
1 1 (2.33%) HTML5
1 1 (2.33%) CSS3
1 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (2.33%) Sass
1 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) DTV
1 2 (4.65%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (4.65%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) W3C
2 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Project Management
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.63%) Validation
3 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) CRM
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Line Management
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Project Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
7 1 (2.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VB
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe