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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 123 154 200
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +46
Contract jobs citing Legal 121 85 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 0.96% 0.50%
As % of the General category 3.83% 2.53% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 30 14
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£355 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £587 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £7.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -5.88%
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
3156 3364 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.42% 37.87% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1705 1703 1712
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 155
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% +17.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £14.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +4 37 £440 +3.52% 12
Surrey +12 24 £350 -22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 21 £400 +37.33% 3
Hampshire -13 12 £350 -48.14% 5
East Sussex +5 10 £210 -44.00% 2
Middlesex +7 9 £350 -36.36% 1
Kent -5 2 £300 +100.00% 3
Oxfordshire -4 1 £375 -11.76% 10
West Sussex - - - - 2
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 79 (33.91%) Finance
2 43 (18.45%) Telecoms
3 35 (15.02%) Law
4 33 (14.16%) Project Management
5 28 (12.02%) Marketing
6 27 (11.59%) Degree
6 27 (11.59%) Microsoft
7 26 (11.16%) HTML
8 25 (10.73%) Retail
9 20 (8.58%) MS Office
10 18 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (7.30%) SAP
11 17 (7.30%) Photoshop
11 17 (7.30%) Windows
11 17 (7.30%) MS Excel
12 14 (6.01%) Migration
13 13 (5.58%) XML
13 13 (5.58%) CSS
13 13 (5.58%) PRINCE2
14 12 (5.15%) ITIL
14 12 (5.15%) Publishing
14 12 (5.15%) Management Information System
14 12 (5.15%) Service Delivery
14 12 (5.15%) Web Accessibility
14 12 (5.15%) Data Management
15 11 (4.72%) Content Management
15 11 (4.72%) Security Cleared
15 11 (4.72%) HTML5
15 11 (4.72%) E-Learning
15 11 (4.72%) Flash

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (4.29%) Moodle
2 6 (2.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.72%) CMS
3 4 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.29%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
6 1 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (8.58%) MS Office
2 17 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.30%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.15%) MS Project
5 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.29%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.86%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.86%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-AA
3 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.43%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.58%) SaaS
2 2 (0.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.43%) GGSN
1 8 (3.43%) SGSN
2 6 (2.58%) LAN
2 6 (2.58%) Internet
3 5 (2.15%) MVNO
4 4 (1.72%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.72%) FTP
4 4 (1.72%) HTTP
4 4 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.72%) VPN
4 4 (1.72%) WAN
5 3 (1.29%) SMS
5 3 (1.29%) DNS
6 2 (0.86%) MPLS
6 2 (0.86%) Firewall
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.43%) FWSM
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.43%) LTE
7 1 (0.43%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.86%) JIRA
2 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.43%) LSMW
General
1 79 (33.91%) Finance
2 43 (18.45%) Telecoms
3 35 (15.02%) Law
4 28 (12.02%) Marketing
5 25 (10.73%) Retail
6 12 (5.15%) Publishing
7 8 (3.43%) Billing
8 7 (3.00%) Banking
9 6 (2.58%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.72%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (13.73%) Analyst
2 24 (10.30%) Developer
3 22 (9.44%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.44%) Business Analyst
4 15 (6.44%) Architect
5 14 (6.01%) Designer
6 12 (5.15%) Consultant
6 12 (5.15%) Contracts Manager
7 9 (3.86%) E-Learning Developer
8 8 (3.43%) Web Designer
8 8 (3.43%) Commercial Manager
9 7 (3.00%) Administrator
9 7 (3.00%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (3.00%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.58%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.15%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (2.15%) Security Manager
11 5 (2.15%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 4 (1.72%) Content Editor
12 4 (1.72%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.16%) HTML
2 13 (5.58%) CSS
2 13 (5.58%) XML
3 11 (4.72%) Flash
3 11 (4.72%) HTML5
4 10 (4.29%) .NET
5 9 (3.86%) XSLT
6 8 (3.43%) XHTML
6 8 (3.43%) Ajax
7 5 (2.15%) Web Services
8 3 (1.29%) Spring
8 3 (1.29%) Middleware
8 3 (1.29%) WCF
8 3 (1.29%) WPF
8 3 (1.29%) JSP
8 3 (1.29%) SOAP
8 3 (1.29%) ATL
9 2 (0.86%) JDBC
9 2 (0.86%) J2EE
9 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.15%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.72%) E-Learning
3 9 (3.86%) SCORM
4 8 (3.43%) Graphic Design
4 8 (3.43%) W3C
5 4 (1.72%) GIS
5 4 (1.72%) Clustering
5 4 (1.72%) Statistics
6 3 (1.29%) Social Media
6 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.86%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.86%) NHS
7 2 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) Blog
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.30%) Windows
2 8 (3.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.29%) Linux
3 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.16%) Project Management
2 18 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (6.01%) Migration
4 13 (5.58%) PRINCE2
5 12 (5.15%) Service Delivery
5 12 (5.15%) ITIL
5 12 (5.15%) Data Management
5 12 (5.15%) Web Accessibility
6 11 (4.72%) Content Management
6 11 (4.72%) CRM
7 10 (4.29%) Workflow
7 10 (4.29%) Change Management
8 9 (3.86%) Service Management
8 9 (3.86%) Problem Management
9 8 (3.43%) Use Case
9 8 (3.43%) Usability Testing
9 8 (3.43%) Time Management
9 8 (3.43%) Scrum
10 7 (3.00%) Information Security
10 7 (3.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
1 11 (4.72%) SQL
2 6 (2.58%) Python
2 6 (2.58%) XQuery
2 6 (2.58%) Java
3 5 (2.15%) C#
4 2 (0.86%) C
5 1 (0.43%) Perl
5 1 (0.43%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.43%) ABAP
5 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (11.59%) Degree
2 11 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.86%) ISEB
4 6 (2.58%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.29%) CISM
6 3 (1.29%) CIPD
6 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.29%) CISSP
7 2 (0.86%) HND
7 2 (0.86%) PMP
7 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.86%) QA
2 5 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.15%) SLA
3 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.86%) COBIT
4 2 (0.86%) GMP
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.43%) GxP
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.43%) BS7666
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.29%) NFS
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Netcool
2 1 (0.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.30%) SAP
3 10 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 9 (3.86%) Oracle
5 5 (2.15%) IBM
5 5 (2.15%) VMware
6 4 (1.72%) Cisco
6 4 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.72%) HP
7 3 (1.29%) Amdocs
7 3 (1.29%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.86%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.86%) Huawei
8 2 (0.86%) Juniper
8 2 (0.86%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.86%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.86%) Remedy
8 2 (0.86%) JBoss
8 2 (0.86%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) BT
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