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 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 33 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.33% - 2.26%
As % of the General category 5.62% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £394
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 - £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £399
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 Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
89 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 41.40% 27.78% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 16 24
Average daily rate £440 £475 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £670 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £19.38 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.77% -54.41%
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 Luton

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Database Security
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Web Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco