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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 63 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 1.81% 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.48% 4.22% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Median daily rate £458 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £284 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £33.00 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +288.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
271 403 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.74% 42.92% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 228 156
Median daily rate £413 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -52.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 July 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 July 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 -2 3 £500 +76.05%
Knutsford - 1 £308 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Typography
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Copywriting
5 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) SLA
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) PMI

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Copywriter
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Capability Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Copywriting
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Typography
3 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
3 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA