The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 53 57
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 2.14% 0.98%
As % of the General category - 5.71% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Median daily rate - £645 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £405 £379
% change year-on-year
-6.17% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +67.14%

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
184 333 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.40% 37.46% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 258 184
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) ERP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Assistant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality