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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 51 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.94% 1.14% 1.73%
As % of the General category 4.55% 3.07% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £438 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £320 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 £8.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.23% -83.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +78.12%
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
418 293 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.65% 37.04% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 160 152
Average daily rate £425 £420 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £31.53 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.59% -17.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Chester - 3 £325 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 - - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) SAP
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
6 3 (9.09%) SCORM
6 3 (9.09%) Banking
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.09%) Life Science
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Saba
6 3 (9.09%) User Experience
7 2 (6.06%) SaaS
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) Law
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) WebSpeed

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) PVCS
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (6.06%) WebSpeed
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.12%) Retail
5 3 (9.09%) Banking
6 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 2 (6.06%) Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) Law
7 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (3.03%) Local Government
7 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Communications Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) Flash
3 1 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) SCORM
1 3 (9.09%) Life Science
1 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Copywriting
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) UML
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) Delphi
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) PHP
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) VB
1 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
1 2 (6.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCIE
1 1 (3.03%) CCNP
1 1 (3.03%) CCA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PMP
1 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GxP
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Saba
3 2 (6.06%) Sculptor
3 2 (6.06%) Progress
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Alderley Edge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 22 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 24 days ago