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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 31 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.39% 2.19% 4.72%
As % of the General category 3.85% 4.43% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 10
Average daily rate £345 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £408 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £508 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+118.60% +38.70%
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
104 203 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.24% 49.39% 54.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 143 110
Average daily rate £409 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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

Legal
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 1 £400 -15.78% 5
Legal
East Midlands

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Design Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (25.00%) VB6
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HND
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau