The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 95 88 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Legal 48 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the General category 4.28% 2.78% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 18
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£318 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.44% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £262 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £614 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -3.03%
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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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1121 720 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 34.74% 32.54% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 477 868
Average daily rate £397 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 28 75
Average hourly rate £34.50 £16.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.97% -53.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.79 £43.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bristol -5 25 £300 -33.33% 13
Gloucestershire - 8 £401 - 1
Wiltshire -16 5 £450 - 1
Somerset - 3 £425 - 2
Devon - 3 £320 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 37 (45.68%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Degree
3 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
4 10 (12.35%) Windows
5 9 (11.11%) Information Security
5 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 9 (11.11%) Banking
5 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
6 8 (9.88%) Project Management
6 8 (9.88%) ISEB
7 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.64%) Law
7 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.41%) Change Management
8 6 (7.41%) MS Office
8 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.41%) Marketing
8 6 (7.41%) Solvency II
9 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.17%) Use Case
9 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.17%) IIS
9 5 (6.17%) SQL
9 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.17%) Data Management
10 4 (4.94%) Content Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (6.17%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 4 (4.94%) TeamSite
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Summit
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) IMAP
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) EDRMS
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) OLTP
3 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
General
1 37 (45.68%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Law
4 6 (7.41%) Marketing
5 3 (3.70%) Local Government
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Publishing
7 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.64%) Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Consultant
5 5 (6.17%) Programme Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Security Consultant
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Solvency II Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) ABAP Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Rollout Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) PMI
3 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.23%) FMCG
3 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.11%) Information Security
1 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 8 (9.88%) Project Management
3 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
4 6 (7.41%) Change Management
5 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (6.17%) Use Case
5 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.17%) Data Management
6 4 (4.94%) Content Management
6 4 (4.94%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.94%) ERP
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
6 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.94%) Time Management
6 4 (4.94%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) Java
2 3 (3.70%) ABAP
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.23%) C
3 1 (1.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) ISEB
4 4 (4.94%) CEH
4 4 (4.94%) CISM
4 4 (4.94%) CISSP
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) Solvency II
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 14001
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.23%) GMP
4 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) SAP
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Informatica
2 3 (3.70%) VMware
3 2 (2.47%) Altiris
4 1 (1.23%) SmartFocus
4 1 (1.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.23%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.23%) McAfee
4 1 (1.23%) Sophos
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
Exeter
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Rate: £500 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £15 - £25.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago