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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 41 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.66% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.30% 1.90% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£374 £350 £775
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -54.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +3.03%
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
87 105 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.62% 36.33% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 65
Average daily rate £388 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 29
Average hourly rate £35.05 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.46 £15.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.52 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Maidstone - 1 £410 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) ETL

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow