The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 49 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.43% 2.21% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £475 £413 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +79.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+118.60% +38.70%
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 Gloucestershire region.

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
140 136 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.50% 26.31% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 69
Average daily rate £415 £396 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester +10 1 £475 +35.71% 1
Cheltenham +7 1 - - 2
Legal
South West

Legal
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Procurement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS