The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 60 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Legal 24 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.90% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the General category 3.94% 1.47% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £356 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £322 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £466 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -5.88%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
609 340 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.14% 34.48% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 151 181
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Legal
South East

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

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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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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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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 +5 6 £430 +10.96% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 11 (28.21%) Retail
4 10 (25.64%) Law
5 6 (15.38%) SaaS
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (7.69%) HTML
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (7.69%) CSS
7 3 (7.69%) JSP
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 3 (7.69%) SLA
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 3 (7.69%) Spring
7 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) J2EE
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) JBoss
8 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Hibernate

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Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 11 (28.21%) Retail
4 10 (25.64%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Contracts Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Commercial Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) JSP
1 3 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.56%) EJB
3 1 (2.56%) JDBC
3 1 (2.56%) Servlets
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Struts
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) XSLT
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) AS400
2 1 (2.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
1 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
2 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 3 (7.69%) Project Management
2 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) OO
3 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.13%) Test Management
3 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Use Case
4 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle