The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 104 106 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.87% 0.71% 0.49%
As % of the General category 2.92% 2.74% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
Legal
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
651 547 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.69% 26.07% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 358 339
Average daily rate £400 £365 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -12.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £190 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 19 16
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -55.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Hampshire region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Winchester - 5 £350 - 1
Southampton - 2 £290 - 7
Hook +6 1 £400 -27.92%
Aldershot - 1 £345 -
Wallington - 1 - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) C
4 7 (17.50%) C++
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (15.00%) UNIX
5 6 (15.00%) Middleware
6 5 (12.50%) CSS
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.50%) HTML
6 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.00%) Use Case
7 4 (10.00%) Drupal
7 4 (10.00%) Korn
7 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (10.00%) SaaS
7 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) Gentran
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SNMP
1 1 (2.50%) IPv4
1 1 (2.50%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Vendor Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Perl Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Commercial Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Middleware
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (5.00%) CSS3
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XHTML
5 1 (2.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) BBC
3 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.00%) Use Case
5 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.00%) ERP
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Data Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 7 (17.50%) C
3 7 (17.50%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) Korn
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) PTC
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk