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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.35% -
As % of the General category - 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -4.47%
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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
114 128 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.89% 45.23% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 93 62
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) OAuth
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Mojolicious
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) OAuth
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Mojolicious
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Scala