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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 5.88% -
As % of the General category - 16.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-55.64% +93.75%
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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
38 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 52.05% 36.27% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 23
Average daily rate £190 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.08% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £278 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus