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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 55 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Legal 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 1.39% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.65% 3.68% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £255 £254 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.49% -46.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £197 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £338 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
274 353 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 34.99% 37.71% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 167 98
Median daily rate £400 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £206 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.07% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.12%

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

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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 31 July 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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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 31 July 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 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) Law
4 5 (20.00%) Advertising
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (16.00%) Product Marketing
5 4 (16.00%) SaaS
6 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.00%) Xbox
6 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (12.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) ISO 14001
6 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) PMP
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
7 2 (8.00%) MS Office

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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 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) PBX
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (28.00%) Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) Advertising
4 5 (20.00%) Law
5 2 (8.00%) Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Games
5 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (4.00%) Electronics
6 1 (4.00%) French Language
6 1 (4.00%) German Language
6 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.00%) Project Director
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Cognos Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (12.00%) Xbox
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) IVR
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Product Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) B2B
5 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.00%) Global Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (4.00%) Integrated Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ACCA
4 1 (4.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) NEBOSH
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cognos
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) BT
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Huawei
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec
2 1 (4.00%) Virgin Media