The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 51 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 17 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.35% 0.92% 1.27%
As % of the General category 7.80% 2.13% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
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£538 £470 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.36% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £246 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £534 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.61 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-13.40% +2.08%
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East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
218 329 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.19% 43.18% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 157 143
Average daily rate £375 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Rickmansworth +4 6 £425 -
Watford +7 4 £410 +115.78% 1
Hertford - 3 £550 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (26.92%) Project Management
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Law
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Middleware
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) PKI
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) SCCM
5 3 (11.54%) SCOM
5 3 (11.54%) Nintex
5 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.54%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) SAP PI

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) ATM
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Commercial Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
2 3 (11.54%) SAP PI
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) Struts2
4 1 (3.85%) Struts
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) PKI
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
1 3 (11.54%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Product Management
5 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
5 3 (11.54%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
1 3 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Nintex
2 3 (11.54%) F5
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) EMC
2 3 (11.54%) BMC
2 3 (11.54%) Metastorm
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
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