The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Lancashire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 48 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.47% - 0.30%
As % of the General category 2.08% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £365 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.61 £12.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -32.87%
General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
96 51 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.59% 24.29% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 30
Average daily rate £415 £315 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.74% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £750 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Legal
North West

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Darwen - - - -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared