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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 35 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Legal 9 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.18% 2.74% 1.37%
As % of the General category 4.46% 5.29% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £365 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £465 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +43.75%
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
202 189 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.03% 51.78% 51.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 129 94
Average daily rate £450 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.35 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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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 28 August 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
Northampton -1 8 £450 +5.88%
Legal
East Midlands

Legal
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) New Media
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) PMI
6 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Payments Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Buyer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Buyer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Design Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) New Media
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Use Case
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification