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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 43 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.31% 0.71% 0.93%
As % of the General category 3.09% 1.19% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £339 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% -24.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £358 £710
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £407 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+120.93% +38.70%
Legal
Wiltshire

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
162 252 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.30% 59.29% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 201 110
Average daily rate £400 £480 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £122.50 £23.22 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+427.56% -3.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
3 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Vendor Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Content Editor
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Content Editor
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Editor
2 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore