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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 89 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.58% 1.46%
As % of the General category 2.32% 4.36% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 14
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£376 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.76% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £224 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £620 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
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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
603 550 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.77% 36.21% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 353 251
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £18.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £144.40 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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

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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

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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 30 January 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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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

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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 30 January 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 -15 9 £275 -47.61% 13
Halifax 0 4 £396 +32.00% 2
Bradford -7 1 - - 4
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Yorkshire

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) MS Office
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 3 (10.00%) MCSA
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) CommVault
6 3 (10.00%) Reuters
6 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (10.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) Extranet
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.33%) FTP
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XHTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) CSS3
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.00%) APMP
3 2 (6.67%) MCDST
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) CommVault
4 3 (10.00%) Reuters
4 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
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