The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 34 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.58% 0.52% -
As % of the General category 2.50% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £130 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+60.34% -12.12%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
80 66 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.19% 34.55% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 15
Average daily rate £300 £394 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.42 £13.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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
Birkenhead - - - -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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