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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 45 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.51% - 0.88%
As % of the General category 2.17% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £556 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+118.60% +38.70%
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
92 85 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.41% 20.63% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 16
Average daily rate £401 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £200 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 £34.02 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% +13.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Blackpool - 2 £556 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA Security Architect
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Siebel