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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 69 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Legal 12 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 1.86% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.94% 4.76% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +10.14%
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
408 315 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.76% 38.99% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 157 133
Average daily rate £425 £389 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £42.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -18.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.00 £14.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 3 £450 -
Chester +7 1 - -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (21.74%) Project Management
1 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Local Government
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Sculptor
4 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Progress
4 2 (8.70%) GxP
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Delphi
4 2 (8.70%) PVCS
4 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP APO
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DTS
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PVCS
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (8.70%) WebSpeed
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.04%) Local Government
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) ISMS
5 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Delphi
2 2 (8.70%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 2 (8.70%) VB6
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GxP
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Progress
2 2 (8.70%) Sculptor
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) AppSense
3 1 (4.35%) Civica
3 1 (4.35%) Trapeze
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