The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 24 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.65% 2.03% -
As % of the General category 3.05% 2.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£396 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% +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 Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 127 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.75% 85.81% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 69
Average daily rate £400 £340 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Legal
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (83.33%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft