The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 62 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.48% 1.86%
As % of the General category 0.94% 1.36% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £295 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.01% +16.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +3.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
318 221 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.23% 35.08% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 102 131
Average daily rate £400 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 - £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 - £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Broadband
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Procurement Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (20.00%) Strategic Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification