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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 21 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.68% - 1.16%
As % of the General category 14.29% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +7.57%
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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
42 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 25.77% 41.28% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 17
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £233 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) FTP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) SLA
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SCOM
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Database Security
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) FTP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Web Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Database Security
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft