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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - 32 31
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.40% 0.81%
As % of the General category - 0.98% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
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
99 102 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 44.00% 41.30% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 47
Median daily rate £325 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 7
Median hourly rate - £42.48 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Samsung