The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 71 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Legal 28 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.06% 1.07% 1.60%
As % of the General category 7.91% 3.90% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Average daily rate
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£339 £385 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.01% +71.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £345 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £422 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.31 £27.48
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -33.38%
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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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
354 333 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.09% 27.36% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 234 108
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £465 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) MS Office
3 13 (37.14%) Law
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 9 (25.71%) SLA
7 8 (22.86%) Project Management
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Practice Management
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (8.57%) Document Management
11 3 (8.57%) QlikView
11 3 (8.57%) Tableau
11 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) Change Management
11 3 (8.57%) Information Security
11 3 (8.57%) ITIL
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
12 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
12 2 (5.71%) VBA
12 2 (5.71%) Citrix

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Extranet
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) QlikView
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Service Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Head of IT
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (5.71%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Head of Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) MI Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Training Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Practice Management
4 3 (8.57%) Document Management
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) User Stories
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) MCDST
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Tableau
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle