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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% - -
As % of the General category 1.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +43.75%
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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
119 79 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.91% 21.35% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 60 74
Average daily rate £340 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £238 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.89 £10.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.98% +28.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £13.89 £11.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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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

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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

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Visualfiles

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Perl Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Perl Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft