The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 28 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing Legal 29 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.84% 0.32% 0.82%
As % of the General category 28.43% 1.04% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
Legal
South Wales

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

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 96 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.06% 30.87% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 77 87
Average daily rate £375 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £481 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
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 Cardiff

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 29 (96.67%) Unix
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Perl
2 28 (93.33%) Selenium
2 28 (93.33%) jQuery
2 28 (93.33%) Cucumber
3 27 (90.00%) Java
3 27 (90.00%) OO
3 27 (90.00%) TDD
4 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
5 23 (76.67%) MongoDB
6 22 (73.33%) NoSQL
6 22 (73.33%) RESTful
6 22 (73.33%) Scala
6 22 (73.33%) Redis
6 22 (73.33%) Kafka
6 22 (73.33%) Go
6 22 (73.33%) SQL
7 21 (70.00%) Mojolicious
8 16 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (53.33%) OAuth2
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (30.00%) CSS
11 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) Web Development
12 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (13.33%) Ajax
13 4 (13.33%) XML
13 4 (13.33%) XHTML

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) MongoDB
2 22 (73.33%) NoSQL
2 22 (73.33%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) Cucumber
1 28 (93.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Perl Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Website Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Finance Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) jQuery
2 22 (73.33%) Kafka
2 22 (73.33%) RESTful
3 21 (70.00%) Mojolicious
4 16 (53.33%) OAuth2
5 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) Ajax
7 4 (13.33%) XHTML
7 4 (13.33%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.33%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) OO
2 27 (90.00%) TDD
3 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Web Design
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Perl
2 27 (90.00%) Java
3 22 (73.33%) Go
3 22 (73.33%) Scala
3 22 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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