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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 24 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.23% 3.19% 1.02%
As % of the General category 19.79% 10.98% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -9.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £398
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
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
96 82 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.48% 29.08% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 118
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -58.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Legal.

1 40 (100.00%) Unix
1 40 (100.00%) jQuery
2 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (97.50%) Java
2 39 (97.50%) Perl
3 38 (95.00%) OO
3 38 (95.00%) TDD
3 38 (95.00%) Software Engineering
3 38 (95.00%) Selenium
3 38 (95.00%) Cucumber
4 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
5 26 (65.00%) CSS
6 25 (62.50%) Web Development
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
7 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 15 (37.50%) Redis
7 15 (37.50%) Kafka
7 15 (37.50%) Go
8 14 (35.00%) Mojolicious
8 14 (35.00%) RESTful
8 14 (35.00%) Scala
9 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (20.00%) OAuth2
9 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 3 (7.50%) Publishing
12 3 (7.50%) Workflow
12 3 (7.50%) HTML

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 15 (37.50%) Redis
2 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (95.00%) Cucumber
1 38 (95.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Web Developer
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Website Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Perl Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Perl Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Unix Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.50%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) jQuery
2 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 15 (37.50%) Kafka
4 14 (35.00%) Mojolicious
4 14 (35.00%) RESTful
5 8 (20.00%) OAuth2
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
7 2 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) XHTML
7 2 (5.00%) XML
8 1 (2.50%) Dropwizard
8 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.50%) JAX-RS
8 1 (2.50%) REST
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (95.00%) OO
2 38 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (95.00%) TDD
3 25 (62.50%) Web Development
4 3 (7.50%) Content Development
4 3 (7.50%) Workflow
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
1 39 (97.50%) Perl
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) Go
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland