The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 35 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 1.79% 1.25%
As % of the General category 3.70% 6.76% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- -34.06%
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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
108 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 34.39% 26.43% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 47 65
Median daily rate £440 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £307 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £77.00 £26.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 1 £350 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Practice Management
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Technology Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Legal IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Practice Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft