The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - 23 36
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 2.01% 1.07%
As % of the General category - 6.67% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £575 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £15.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.88%
Legal
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 21.37% 30.20% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 52
Median daily rate £525 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £156 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £43.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Luton