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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 33 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.37% 1.49% 1.57%
As % of the General category 7.82% 3.15% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
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£463 £368 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.85% -13.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.03%
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
179 127 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.13% 47.39% 51.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 77 92
Average daily rate £450 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 November 2014.

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 November 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
Northampton -1 9 £450 +60.71%
Legal
East Midlands

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Change Management
3 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Banking
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) Advertising
8 2 (8.33%) CMS
8 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (8.33%) Android
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) Marketing
8 2 (8.33%) User Experience
8 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Sass
9 1 (4.17%) LESS
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
9 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.17%) JSON
9 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.17%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Business Analyst
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Change Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Design Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS3
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Sass
3 1 (4.17%) LESS
3 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Change Management
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CIPD
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe