The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 51 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.15% - 1.65%
As % of the General category 6.67% - 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
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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 Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
90 81 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.31% 16.70% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 42
Average daily rate £400 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £453 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +188.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £97.25 £26.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) HND
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) CIMA

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Database Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Procurement Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) CAD Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) BPR
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) HND
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ACCA
4 1 (7.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) VMware