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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 64 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 1.49% 1.27%
As % of the General category 1.20% 3.66% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 5
Median daily rate £300 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -53.84%
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
249 464 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.16% 40.74% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 309 162
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 36
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% -11.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 2 £346 +6.38%
Warrington - 1 £300 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Typography
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PMI
4 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Capability Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Copywriter
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Support Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Typography
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA