The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 74 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing Legal 6 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 1.63% 1.01%
As % of the General category 1.93% 5.26% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Average daily rate £470 £550 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% +69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £288 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £725 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+118.60% +38.70%
Legal
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
311 266 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.51% 31.00% 42.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 125 192
Average daily rate £405 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £223 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £635 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Average hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £24.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £132.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Reading region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) PMP
4 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Process Management
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 14001
5 4 (26.67%) Law
5 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (20.00%) Remedy
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
7 2 (13.33%) BT
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (13.33%) NEBOSH
7 2 (13.33%) COBIT
8 1 (6.67%) QlikView
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) BT 21CN
8 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (6.67%) ISO22301

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BT 21CN
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Quantity Surveyor
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Cognos Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
3 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Process Management
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) NEBOSH
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.67%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Rate: £350 p/d
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