The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank - 43 43
Contract jobs citing Legal 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the General category - 2.13% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £295 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- -34.06%
Legal
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 94 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.97% 25.75% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 70 81
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £13.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +97.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton