The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.88%
As % of the General category - - 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
- -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £18.50 £18.31
% change year-on-year
+78.37% +1.06%
Legal
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 66 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 25.74% 18.03% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 71
Median daily rate £370 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £685 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +9.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Legal
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Web Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) CMS Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore