The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 79 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs citing Legal 132 163 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.36% 2.45% 1.88%
As % of the General category 4.62% 4.39% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 122 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £190 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £623 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £395 £374
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £4.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+362.50% -78.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
Legal
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2855 3716 3357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.07% 55.88% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2252 2819 2577
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 53 52
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £38.40 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the City of London region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the City of London region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 87 (29.79%) Finance
2 62 (21.23%) Law
3 51 (17.47%) Windows
4 49 (16.78%) Project Management
5 48 (16.44%) Microsoft
6 44 (15.07%) MS Office
7 37 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (11.64%) MS Excel
9 33 (11.30%) Banking
10 32 (10.96%) SQL
11 30 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (9.59%) Risk Management
12 28 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (9.25%) Windows 7
13 27 (9.25%) Active Directory
14 24 (8.22%) ITIL
15 23 (7.88%) SQL Server
15 23 (7.88%) Degree
16 22 (7.53%) Business Analysis
17 18 (6.16%) CRM
18 17 (5.82%) PRINCE2
18 17 (5.82%) Windows XP
18 17 (5.82%) VMware
18 17 (5.82%) MS PowerPoint
18 17 (5.82%) Document Management
19 16 (5.48%) Investment Banking
19 16 (5.48%) Information Security
19 16 (5.48%) Management Information System
20 15 (5.14%) Validation
20 15 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (3.42%) SharePoint
1 10 (3.42%) MS Exchange
1 10 (3.42%) WorkSite
2 7 (2.40%) IIS
3 5 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.03%) Lync
5 3 (1.03%) CMS
6 2 (0.68%) Drupal
6 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.34%) Captiva
7 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (15.07%) MS Office
2 34 (11.64%) MS Excel
3 17 (5.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (5.14%) MS Visio
5 14 (4.79%) MS Project
6 8 (2.74%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.68%) InDesign
7 2 (0.68%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.68%) assyst
2 2 (0.68%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Taleo
1 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) Force.com
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.77%) Firewall
2 7 (2.40%) SAN
3 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (2.05%) Network Security
4 5 (1.71%) Intranet
5 4 (1.37%) Internet
5 4 (1.37%) DNS
6 3 (1.03%) LAN
6 3 (1.03%) LTE
7 2 (0.68%) WAN
7 2 (0.68%) DHCP
7 2 (0.68%) VPN
8 1 (0.34%) Broadband
8 1 (0.34%) WLAN
8 1 (0.34%) Extranet
8 1 (0.34%) MPLS
8 1 (0.34%) DMZ
8 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.77%) QlikView
5 10 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.03%) Big Data
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.03%) MySQL
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.34%) DB2
11 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Selenium
3 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.34%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.34%) NUnit
3 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 87 (29.79%) Finance
2 62 (21.23%) Law
3 33 (11.30%) Banking
4 16 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.42%) Marketing
5 10 (3.42%) Front Office
6 8 (2.74%) Back Office
7 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.05%) Retail
9 5 (1.71%) Publishing
9 5 (1.71%) Games
9 5 (1.71%) French Language
10 3 (1.03%) Billing
10 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.03%) Advertising
11 2 (0.68%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.34%) Local Government
12 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (36.64%) Analyst
2 43 (14.73%) Business Analyst
3 41 (14.04%) Developer
4 31 (10.62%) Project Manager
5 17 (5.82%) Service Analyst
5 17 (5.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 12 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (4.11%) Consultant
8 11 (3.77%) Trainer
9 10 (3.42%) Help Desk Analyst
10 9 (3.08%) IT Trainer
11 8 (2.74%) Information Analyst
11 8 (2.74%) Administrator
11 8 (2.74%) Architect
11 8 (2.74%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.74%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (2.40%) Business Developer
12 7 (2.40%) Senior Manager
12 7 (2.40%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.45%) HTML
1 13 (4.45%) .NET
2 12 (4.11%) CSS
3 9 (3.08%) jQuery
4 5 (1.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.71%) Visualforce
5 4 (1.37%) HTML5
5 4 (1.37%) Web Services
5 4 (1.37%) XML
6 3 (1.03%) SOAP
6 3 (1.03%) Middleware
6 3 (1.03%) Ajax
6 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.68%) RESTful
7 2 (0.68%) LINQ
7 2 (0.68%) MDX
7 2 (0.68%) LAMP
7 2 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.42%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.08%) Derivative
5 5 (1.71%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.71%) Open Source
6 4 (1.37%) Social Media
6 4 (1.37%) User Experience
6 4 (1.37%) NHS
7 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.03%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.03%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
8 2 (0.68%) Blog
8 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.68%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.47%) Windows
2 27 (9.25%) Windows 7
3 17 (5.82%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.40%) UNIX
6 6 (2.05%) Linux
7 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.71%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Solaris
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.78%) Project Management
2 37 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (9.59%) Risk Management
5 24 (8.22%) ITIL
6 22 (7.53%) Business Analysis
7 18 (6.16%) CRM
8 17 (5.82%) PRINCE2
8 17 (5.82%) Document Management
9 16 (5.48%) Information Security
10 15 (5.14%) Validation
10 15 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (4.79%) Migration
12 13 (4.45%) ETL
12 13 (4.45%) Data Modelling
13 11 (3.77%) Change Management
13 11 (3.77%) Workflow
13 11 (3.77%) Asset Management
13 11 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.08%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.96%) SQL
2 12 (4.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.08%) C#
4 7 (2.40%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.05%) C
6 5 (1.71%) Java
6 5 (1.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.71%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.03%) PHP
7 3 (1.03%) C++
8 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.68%) VBScript
8 2 (0.68%) VB
8 2 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.34%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (7.88%) Degree
2 12 (4.11%) CISSP
3 8 (2.74%) GIAC
3 8 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.40%) MOS
5 6 (2.05%) CISA
5 6 (2.05%) CISM
6 5 (1.71%) CNA
6 5 (1.71%) Novell Certification
6 5 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.37%) CRISC
7 4 (1.37%) GCIA
7 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.03%) CBAP
9 2 (0.68%) MCITP
9 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.68%) ISEB
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) SLA
1 3 (1.03%) QA
1 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.34%) EMIR
2 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
2 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.34%) Basel II
2 1 (0.34%) GAAP
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (9.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.03%) NFS
3 3 (1.03%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.68%) XenApp
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) SCCM
1 4 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.03%) SCOM
3 2 (0.68%) Control-M
3 2 (0.68%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.34%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.82%) VMware
3 9 (3.08%) Oracle
4 8 (2.74%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.40%) Citrix
6 6 (2.05%) Adobe
7 5 (1.71%) SAP
7 5 (1.71%) Interwoven
7 5 (1.71%) Symantec
7 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.37%) Lotus
8 4 (1.37%) IXOS
9 3 (1.03%) Amdocs
9 3 (1.03%) EMC
9 3 (1.03%) CommVault
9 3 (1.03%) Cisco
10 2 (0.68%) HP
10 2 (0.68%) Juniper
10 2 (0.68%) Ariba
10 2 (0.68%) Cognos
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago