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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 48 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.47% 0.76% -
As % of the General category 2.63% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£428 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -3.03%
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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
76 48 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.72% 18.18% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 14 50
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £268 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £82.00 £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+446.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (25.00%) ERwin
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica