The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 65 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing Legal 45 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.28% 1.13% 1.95%
As % of the General category 6.76% 3.22% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 18
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£373 £402 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £237 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +43.10%
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Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
666 622 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.67% 35.12% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 430 243
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.25 £18.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +13 29 £353 -10.19% 14
Halifax +4 11 £375 -16.66% 1
Legal
Yorkshire

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (27.12%) MS Office
3 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
4 14 (23.73%) Law
5 13 (22.03%) Project Management
6 12 (20.34%) Windows
7 11 (18.64%) Retail
8 10 (16.95%) SLA
8 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
8 10 (16.95%) ITIL
9 9 (15.25%) Change Management
9 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
10 8 (13.56%) Banking
11 7 (11.86%) Practice Management
12 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (10.17%) SQL
13 5 (8.47%) MS Project
13 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
14 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
14 4 (6.78%) Release Management
14 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
14 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
14 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
14 4 (6.78%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.69%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) MS Office
2 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) MS Project
3 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DHCP
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) Extranet
2 1 (1.69%) RTSP
2 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) SMTP
2 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.08%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Law
3 11 (18.64%) Retail
4 8 (13.56%) Banking
5 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Service Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Release Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.39%) Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) MI Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Head of IT
7 2 (3.39%) Lead Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Head of Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Head of Infrastructure
7 2 (3.39%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) HTML
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
1 1 (1.69%) XHTML
1 1 (1.69%) jQuery
1 1 (1.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) PDA
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (22.03%) Project Management
3 10 (16.95%) ITIL
4 9 (15.25%) Change Management
5 7 (11.86%) Practice Management
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Release Management
8 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.78%) Process Management
8 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security
9 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.08%) Document Management
10 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.39%) Service Management
11 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.69%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.39%) VBA
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) MCP
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.39%) MCDST
2 2 (3.39%) APMP
2 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.69%) MCITP
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Tableau
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) BMC
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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