The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.54% 1.72% -
As % of the General category 0.75% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
Legal
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
133 86 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 71.89% 74.14% 68.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 38 106
Average daily rate £500 £450 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft