The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 124 133 163
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +30
Contract jobs citing Legal 131 111 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 1.24% 0.82%
As % of the General category 4.19% 3.50% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £21.74
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +3.49%
Legal
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3125 3168 2828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.81% 35.28% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1645 1666 1317
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 131 167
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.92 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 35 £350 - 7
Surrey +20 32 £270 -32.50% 8
Hampshire +8 21 £330 -7.94% 8
Buckinghamshire -8 15 £395 +0.31% 6
Middlesex +9 8 £263 +0.96%
Kent +3 5 £425 +30.76% 4
East Sussex -9 4 £413 +65.00%
Oxfordshire -16 4 £380 +16.92% 1
West Sussex -25 3 £363 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 98 (39.36%) Finance
2 68 (27.31%) Telecoms
3 46 (18.47%) Project Management
4 31 (12.45%) MS Excel
5 30 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (10.84%) MS Office
7 25 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (9.64%) Degree
9 23 (9.24%) Law
9 23 (9.24%) Information Security
10 21 (8.43%) Microsoft
11 18 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (7.23%) Marketing
12 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.43%) Publishing
13 16 (6.43%) Time Management
13 16 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (6.02%) QA
14 15 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
14 15 (6.02%) Management Information System
14 15 (6.02%) XML
15 14 (5.62%) ITIL
15 14 (5.62%) Python
15 14 (5.62%) Internet
15 14 (5.62%) Retail
16 13 (5.22%) Migration
16 13 (5.22%) Risk Management
16 13 (5.22%) Service Delivery
16 13 (5.22%) Service Management
16 13 (5.22%) XSLT

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.01%) Lync
3 3 (1.20%) Moodle
3 3 (1.20%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.20%) Drupal
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.40%) Documentum
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Captiva
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.84%) MS Office
3 15 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.41%) Photoshop
5 5 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.20%) InDesign
6 3 (1.20%) MS Project
6 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.80%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.01%) SaaS
2 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.62%) Internet
2 8 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.01%) DNS
4 3 (1.20%) Broadband
4 3 (1.20%) DHCP
4 3 (1.20%) Wireless
5 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) SNA
6 1 (0.40%) ATM
6 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.40%) SDH
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.61%) MarkLogic
3 4 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.80%) DB2
5 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (3.61%) JUnit
2 8 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.80%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 98 (39.36%) Finance
2 68 (27.31%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.24%) Law
4 18 (7.23%) Marketing
5 16 (6.43%) Publishing
6 14 (5.62%) Retail
7 8 (3.21%) Billing
7 8 (3.21%) Advertising
8 6 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.61%) Banking
10 3 (1.20%) Local Government
11 2 (0.80%) German Language
11 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (13.65%) Analyst
2 22 (8.84%) Developer
3 21 (8.43%) Project Manager
4 16 (6.43%) Architect
5 14 (5.62%) Consultant
5 14 (5.62%) Procurement Manager
6 11 (4.42%) Administrator
6 11 (4.42%) IT Procurement Manager
7 9 (3.61%) Vendor Manager
7 9 (3.61%) Security Consultant
8 8 (3.21%) Web Developer
8 8 (3.21%) Business Analyst
9 7 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.41%) Test Analyst
10 6 (2.41%) Designer
11 5 (2.01%) Data Governance Manager
11 5 (2.01%) Business Manager
11 5 (2.01%) Junior
11 5 (2.01%) Data Manager
11 5 (2.01%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.02%) XML
2 13 (5.22%) XSLT
3 8 (3.21%) Middleware
3 8 (3.21%) HTML
4 7 (2.81%) CSS
5 4 (1.61%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.20%) HTML5
6 3 (1.20%) CSS3
7 2 (0.80%) .NET
8 1 (0.40%) EJB
8 1 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) jQuery
8 1 (0.40%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.40%) Sass
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.01%) Social Network
4 4 (1.61%) GIS
4 4 (1.61%) Statistics
4 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.20%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.20%) NHS
5 3 (1.20%) User Experience
5 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 3 (1.20%) Social Media
6 2 (0.80%) Kindle
6 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.80%) RMADS
6 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.80%) BYOD
6 2 (0.80%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (0.80%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.42%) Windows
2 5 (2.01%) UNIX
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.47%) Project Management
2 30 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (9.24%) Information Security
4 18 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.43%) Time Management
6 16 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (5.62%) ITIL
8 13 (5.22%) Service Management
8 13 (5.22%) Migration
8 13 (5.22%) Risk Management
8 13 (5.22%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.82%) PRINCE2
10 11 (4.42%) Data Management
10 11 (4.42%) Supplier Management
10 11 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (4.02%) ISMS
11 10 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.02%) Change Management
11 10 (4.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.62%) Python
2 13 (5.22%) Java
3 12 (4.82%) SQL
4 9 (3.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.61%) XQuery
5 8 (3.21%) C
6 7 (2.81%) C++
7 6 (2.41%) Perl
8 3 (1.20%) PHP
8 3 (1.20%) C#
8 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.20%) Korn
9 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.40%) JCL
9 1 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.64%) Degree
2 11 (4.42%) CISSP
3 7 (2.81%) ISEB
4 6 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.01%) CISM
6 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.61%) GIAC
7 3 (1.20%) PMP
7 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.20%) CISA
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.80%) CCNA
8 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) CIMA
9 1 (0.40%) MBA
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.40%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.02%) QA
2 13 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.41%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.01%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.01%) Solvency II
4 5 (2.01%) SLA
4 5 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) GxP
6 1 (0.40%) GAMP
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) NFS
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.20%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.80%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.40%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.22%) SAP
3 8 (3.21%) Oracle
4 6 (2.41%) Adobe
4 6 (2.41%) Twitter
5 5 (2.01%) Facebook
5 5 (2.01%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.61%) IBM
7 3 (1.20%) Lotus
7 3 (1.20%) Amdocs
7 3 (1.20%) LANDesk
7 3 (1.20%) Cisco
8 2 (0.80%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.40%) Remedy
9 1 (0.40%) ESRI
9 1 (0.40%) Qualys
9 1 (0.40%) PTC
9 1 (0.40%) Huawei
9 1 (0.40%) Vignette
9 1 (0.40%) EMC
Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago