The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 46 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.33% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the General category 1.85% 1.15% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £296 £640 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +49.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -11.11%
Legal
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 87 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.06% 20.23% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 50 51
Median daily rate £350 £474 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.12% +35.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £635 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 5
Median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £82.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -51.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Chorley - 1 £296 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA