The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 48 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.49% - 2.31%
As % of the General category 1.45% - 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£488 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 - £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £395 £374
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £19.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.69%
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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 Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
138 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.66% 20.90% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 20 42
Average daily rate £475 £365 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% -27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £241 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £468 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £38.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.24% +118.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Legal
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft