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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% 1.75% -
As % of the General category 1.52% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.03%
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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 Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 141 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.61% 41.23% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 98 69
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £27.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £27.50 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

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

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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

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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

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMP