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 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 53 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.78% 0.68% 0.25%
As % of the General category 2.61% 2.74% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£413 £456 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +7.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £395 £374
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
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
153 73 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.88% 24.66% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 47 42
Average daily rate £396 £408 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.82% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £470 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 33
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £37.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.00 £40.00
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 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 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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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
Cheltenham -12 4 £413 -9.58%
Gloucester - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Legal
South West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Law
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Capita
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) CEH
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Procurement Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) User Stories
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) VMware