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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 59 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Legal 11 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.26% 0.95% 1.40%
As % of the General category 3.31% 2.48% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Median daily rate £216 £254 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% -37.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £227 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.71% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -37.36%
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
332 322 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.03% 38.06% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 134 99
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.07% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Legal.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) Law
4 4 (19.05%) Advertising
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
5 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (14.29%) Xbox
5 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (14.29%) Product Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) Cognos
6 2 (9.52%) MS Office
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) PBX
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) Advertising
4 4 (19.05%) Law
5 2 (9.52%) Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Games
5 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (4.76%) German Language
6 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Cognos Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (14.29%) Xbox
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) IVR
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 3 (14.29%) Product Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) Global Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Integrated Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ACCA
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) NEBOSH
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) BT
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Huawei
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Virgin Media