The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Northern Ireland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 14 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.77% - 2.73%
As % of the General category 11.43% - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+78.12% -5.88%
General Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 32 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.02% 27.35% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 46
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Legal
UK

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Legal
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft