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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 31 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Legal 12 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.05% 2.26% 1.15%
As % of the General category 6.09% 4.37% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
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£425 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £435 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-51.61% +93.75%
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
197 183 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 50.13% 51.69% 52.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 132 88
Average daily rate £450 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.35 £9.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.06% -68.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -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

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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 11 £425 -5.55%
Legal
East Midlands

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) New Media
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
6 1 (5.88%) E-Procurement
6 1 (5.88%) Law
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) CMS
6 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
6 1 (5.88%) Adobe
6 1 (5.88%) PMI
6 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Local Government
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Payments Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Buyer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Buyer
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.88%) Sass
1 1 (5.88%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) New Media
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
1 3 (17.65%) Project Management
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
1 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
1 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
1 3 (17.65%) Use Case
1 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) E-Procurement
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe