The 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
Legal
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

General Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.00% 38.68% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 16
Average daily rate £275 £145 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -48.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £83 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.75 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) KYC
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Onboarding Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) KYC
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow