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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 19 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.00% 3.13% 2.07%
As % of the General category 2.53% 3.79% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate £378 £396 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.67% +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
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
79 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 79.00% 82.50% 86.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 123 100
Average daily rate £356 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
6 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA