The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 64 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.74% 0.63% 0.91%
As % of the General category 5.65% 2.34% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £260 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £530 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £395 £374
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
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England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
496 428 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.88% 26.80% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 266 239
Average daily rate £425 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £70 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 30
Average hourly rate £9.94 £9.91 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% -60.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £8.63 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.78 £42.60
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 East Midlands

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Northamptonshire -8 13 £475 -2.56% 5
Nottinghamshire +6 8 £325 +25.00% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £400 -
Leicestershire - 2 £469 - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Change Management
3 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Marketing
5 6 (13.64%) Business Development
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.36%) Validation
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.09%) MS Office
7 4 (9.09%) Cognos
7 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
7 4 (9.09%) SAS
7 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 4 (9.09%) PMP
7 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
7 4 (9.09%) Android
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Change Control
7 4 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) CSS3
8 3 (6.82%) PMI
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.82%) MS Project
8 3 (6.82%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (9.09%) SAS
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
1 2 (4.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 34 (77.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 12 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Change Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Payments Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Business Change Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) CSS3
2 2 (4.55%) HTML5
2 2 (4.55%) Android NDK
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) JNI
3 1 (2.27%) Ajax
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.27%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.27%) Sass
3 1 (2.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 3 (6.82%) PMI
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.27%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Change Management
2 10 (22.73%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) Business Development
4 5 (11.36%) Validation
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Change Control
5 4 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.55%) Android Development
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PMP
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CIPD
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Cognos
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe