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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 20 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% 4.95% 2.75%
As % of the General category 1.08% 7.35% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £363 £563 £549
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
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
93 68 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.61% 67.33% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 93
Average daily rate £500 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £593 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) VMware