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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 20 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.71% - 0.52%
As % of the General category 2.27% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -3.03%
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
88 149 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.21% 69.30% 72.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 111 214
Average daily rate £450 £572 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.32% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -4.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP