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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 22 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.50% 1.26% 0.79%
As % of the General category 3.97% 1.42% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£396 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +17.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £390 £368
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +6.12%
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%
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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
126 141 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 88.11% 88.68% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 114 72
Average daily rate £415 £379 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.57% +3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
2 2 (28.57%) APMP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Content Manager
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XHTML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Copywriting
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) SEO
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) UX Design
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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