The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% 0.45% -
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £550 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
Legal
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
92 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.42% 35.43% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 31
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 9
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth - 1 £550 -
Legal
South West

Legal
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle