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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 24 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.14% 1.71% 0.67%
As % of the General category 10.48% 6.58% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.11%
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
105 76 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.47% 26.03% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 57 77
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £215 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £77.00 £39.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

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 25 August 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £425 -
Chatham - 2 £350 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 9 (50.00%) Project Management
1 9 (50.00%) Law
1 9 (50.00%) Document Management
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) iManage
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Practice Management
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) MS Project
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.11%) User Experience
7 2 (11.11%) Case Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile First
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (11.11%) WCAG
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Law
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Technology Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Content Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Document Management
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Practice Management
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Case Management
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile First
6 2 (11.11%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (5.56%) Data Stewardship
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) WCAG
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) iManage
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft