The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 53 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs citing Legal 32 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.60% 1.02% 0.50%
As % of the General category 7.57% 2.66% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 2
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£270 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £170 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -18.12%
Legal
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
423 526 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.42% 38.25% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 281 220
Average daily rate £400 £390 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 29
Average hourly rate £22.50 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £20.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Woking +21 8 £270 -38.28%
Staines +10 5 - -
Guildford +2 5 £175 +2.94% 1
Epsom - 3 - -
Dorking - 1 £625 -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
3 13 (22.81%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) XML
3 13 (22.81%) XSLT
3 13 (22.81%) Internet
4 12 (21.05%) Publishing
5 11 (19.30%) MS Office
5 11 (19.30%) QA
6 10 (17.54%) Time Management
6 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.79%) XQuery
7 9 (15.79%) JUnit
7 9 (15.79%) Service Management
7 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (15.79%) Information Security
7 9 (15.79%) MarkLogic
8 8 (14.04%) Content Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
8 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.28%) Security Management
9 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (10.53%) ISMS
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL
10 6 (10.53%) Windows
10 6 (10.53%) Quality Management
10 6 (10.53%) Information Security Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (5.26%) Lync
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Office
3 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) MarkLogic
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JUnit
2 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Publishing
3 6 (10.53%) Law
4 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Developer
1 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
2 7 (12.28%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Governance Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Data Governance Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Data Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Business Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.26%) Relationships Manager
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) XML
1 13 (22.81%) XSLT
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Time Management
2 9 (15.79%) Service Management
2 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (15.79%) Information Security
3 8 (14.04%) Content Analysis
3 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
4 7 (12.28%) Security Management
5 6 (10.53%) ISMS
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 6 (10.53%) Information Security Management
5 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Data Governance
6 5 (8.77%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.02%) Migration
7 4 (7.02%) Demand Management
7 4 (7.02%) SDLC
8 3 (5.26%) ITSM
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) Python
2 9 (15.79%) XQuery
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) CISSP
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) CISM
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CIMA
3 1 (1.75%) CCSP
3 1 (1.75%) ACCA
3 1 (1.75%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) QA
2 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
4 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (8.77%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.75%) GAMP
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.75%) GxP
5 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
3 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.51%) Lotus
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Qualys