The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 53 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.19% 0.29% -
As % of the General category 1.03% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+78.12% -5.88%
General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
97 113 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.44% 33.14% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 75
Average daily rate £385 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £700 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.25 £8.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £13.25 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -18 1 £275 -8.33% 1
Durham - - - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) PMP
3 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
2 1 (7.69%) DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Bid Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) CMMI
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) PMP
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Netcool
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp