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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 63 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.38% 1.65% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.09% 3.58% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£200 £455 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.04% +1.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
Legal
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
276 363 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.03% 46.12% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 188 91
Average daily rate £450 £391 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £211 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 17
Average hourly rate £20.94 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

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
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 4 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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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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £200 -
Watford - 1 - -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (33.33%) Project Management
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) Business Transformation
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Law
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) PKI
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) PMI
4 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) Nintex
5 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (5.56%) CRM Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PMI
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) Business Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) SSCP
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Metastorm
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Nintex
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle