The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 33 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.64% - 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.16% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£390 - £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.31 £27.48
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -33.38%
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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 Swindon region.

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 242 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 55.63% 57.62% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 188 145
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Legal
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) AppFabric
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AppFabric
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) F5