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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 22 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.92% 2.55% 2.86%
As % of the General category 4.65% 3.42% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £420 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.98% +17.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.11%
Legal
West Yorkshire

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
86 117 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 62.77% 74.52% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 96 121
Median daily rate £375 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) DSDM
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Records Management
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Payroll

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Payroll
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) DSDM
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Records Management
5 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP