The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 129 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.66% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.80% 1.95% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Average daily rate £450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £294 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £453 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £46.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.09% +12.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.61 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+21.44% -27.50%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1053 771 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.46% 34.13% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 377 478
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £233 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 70 89
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Legal
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -14 11 £294 -21.66%
Hertfordshire -9 3 £510 +13.01% 7
Cambridgeshire -13 2 - - 2
Suffolk - 2 £388 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 15 (29.41%) C#
4 14 (27.45%) CSS
4 14 (27.45%) Finance
5 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.49%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
6 12 (23.53%) Linux
6 12 (23.53%) HTML
6 12 (23.53%) MVC
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (17.65%) CSS3
8 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (17.65%) OO
8 9 (17.65%) UNIX
8 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
9 8 (15.69%) MS Office
9 8 (15.69%) Web Services
9 8 (15.69%) TDD
9 8 (15.69%) Marketing
10 7 (13.73%) NUnit
10 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
10 7 (13.73%) HTML5
10 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (13.73%) TeamCity

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (11.76%) Node.js
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) Mingle
4 2 (3.92%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.96%) MS Project
5 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) RavenDB
3 6 (11.76%) Neo4j
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.84%) MS Access
5 3 (5.88%) MySQL
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.96%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) NUnit
2 7 (13.73%) TeamCity
3 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) MSTest
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) UI Developer
3 5 (9.80%) UI Programmer
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) DBA
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) CSS
3 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
4 12 (23.53%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (17.65%) CSS3
6 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 7 (13.73%) HTML5
8 7 (13.73%) RESTful
9 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (9.80%) jQuery
11 3 (5.88%) Silverlight
11 3 (5.88%) XHTML
11 3 (5.88%) Ajax
11 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.88%) Backbone.js
12 2 (3.92%) WCF
13 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.84%) AS400
1 4 (7.84%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (7.84%) iSeries
2 2 (3.92%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.96%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) UNIX
4 5 (9.80%) Solaris
5 4 (7.84%) AIX
6 3 (5.88%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) CentOS
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) MVC
2 9 (17.65%) OO
2 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) TDD
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
4 7 (13.73%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (13.73%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 6 (11.76%) CQRS
5 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) Information Security
7 4 (7.84%) Data Security
7 4 (7.84%) UML
7 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C#
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.88%) C
6 2 (3.92%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.92%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) IronPython
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) MCSD
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.96%) ACCA
3 1 (1.96%) CIMA
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
3 1 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.88%) Foglight
3 2 (3.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Citrix
3 5 (9.80%) BMC
3 5 (9.80%) NetApp
4 3 (5.88%) Apple
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.92%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) Nortel
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) FatWire
6 1 (1.96%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago