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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 27 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.42% - 2.32%
As % of the General category 3.39% - 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£725 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £585 - £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £865 - £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -18.12%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
118 80 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 71.52% 72.07% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 248
Average daily rate £520 £438 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £215 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £688
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 May 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) SMS
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Commercial Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu