The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 110 79 106
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Contract jobs citing Legal 38 46 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 1.93% 1.14%
As % of the General category 3.85% 6.04% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 15
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£431 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £406 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 5
Average hourly rate £31.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.75% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -3.03%
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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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
986 762 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.43% 32.04% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 355 595
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 66 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.13 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -49.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.01 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hertfordshire -3 14 £455 +1.11% 2
Bedfordshire -18 11 £438 +16.66% 2
Essex -12 9 £413 +14.58% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 4 £350 +7.69%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (19.05%) Project Management
3 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 11 (17.46%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.87%) Linux
5 10 (15.87%) RUP
5 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.29%) Content Management
6 9 (14.29%) Degree
6 9 (14.29%) QA
7 8 (12.70%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) FatWire
7 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
7 8 (12.70%) Citrix
7 8 (12.70%) MS Office
7 8 (12.70%) Validation
8 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.11%) J2EE
8 7 (11.11%) Ant
8 7 (11.11%) IIS
8 7 (11.11%) HTML
8 7 (11.11%) Java
8 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.11%) XHTML
8 7 (11.11%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) UNIX

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (11.11%) IIS
1 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Confluence
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (6.35%) DHCP
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) FTP
3 3 (4.76%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) NAS
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.59%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Publishing
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Web Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Head of Security
8 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) HTML
1 7 (11.11%) J2EE
1 7 (11.11%) XML
1 7 (11.11%) XHTML
1 7 (11.11%) Ajax
1 7 (11.11%) CSS
1 7 (11.11%) HTML5
2 6 (9.52%) JSP
2 6 (9.52%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.17%) Middleware
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) TopLink
5 1 (1.59%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.59%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.59%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Web 2.0
2 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.76%) EPoS
4 2 (3.17%) FMCG
5 1 (1.59%) MPEG
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Solaris
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.35%) Android
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Project Management
1 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 10 (15.87%) Scrum
2 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
2 10 (15.87%) RUP
3 9 (14.29%) Content Management
4 8 (12.70%) Validation
4 8 (12.70%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.11%) OO
5 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.52%) SOA
6 6 (9.52%) SEO
7 5 (7.94%) RAD
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.76%) VB
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) VBA
5 1 (1.59%) FQL
5 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CISM
4 2 (3.17%) ISEB
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) PhD
5 1 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) SLA
3 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCOM
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Citrix
2 8 (12.70%) FatWire
3 7 (11.11%) IBM
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) Apple
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 2 (3.17%) Cognos
6 2 (3.17%) Adobe
6 2 (3.17%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.59%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.59%) Facebook
7 1 (1.59%) Twitter
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Vignette
7 1 (1.59%) Veritas
7 1 (1.59%) Lotus
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