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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 69 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 0.95% 1.16%
As % of the General category 1.41% 2.27% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £458 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £287 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £458 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.36%
Legal
North West

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
354 396 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.73% 41.60% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 238 161
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £500 -
Knutsford - 1 £308 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) PMI
5 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) Typography
5 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (6.25%) CLAS
6 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Critical Success Factor

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Copywriter
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Capability Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) PMI
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Typography
4 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) SABSA
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CLAS
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) FATCA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft