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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 44 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.69% 1.14% 1.43%
As % of the General category 6.41% 2.83% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
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£425 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +78.12%
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
78 106 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 26.35% 40.15% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 77 56
Average daily rate £350 £361 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Average hourly rate £39.77 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 29 July 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
Tonbridge 0 1 - -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Local Government
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
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