The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 34 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 15 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.62% 1.86% 3.49%
As % of the General category 8.33% 4.10% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
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£475 £525 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +103.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £351 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £540 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +10.60%
Legal
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
180 122 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.48% 45.35% 58.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 76 92
Average daily rate £450 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 11
Average hourly rate - £15.25 £19.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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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
Northampton -2 12 £475 -9.52% 3
Legal
East Midlands

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) Android
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) User Experience
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) CMS
7 2 (8.70%) Advertising
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) JBoss
8 1 (4.35%) Adobe
8 1 (4.35%) EMV
8 1 (4.35%) Migration

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (8.70%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Business Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Change Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Design Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) Sass
3 1 (4.35%) LESS
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) EMV
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CIPD
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe