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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 81 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Legal 20 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 0.94% 1.39%
As % of the General category 3.71% 2.47% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 14
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£388 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £266 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £699 £453 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £385 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.17 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.77% +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
539 607 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.54% 38.03% 41.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 376 377
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.65 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 21 November 2014.

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

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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 21 November 2014. 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 -8 16 £400 +1.01% 8
Bradford - - - - 6
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Yorkshire

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) MS Office
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 6 (13.64%) Retail
5 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (11.36%) WorkSite
5 5 (11.36%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (11.36%) NHS
5 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.09%) SAN
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (9.09%) VMware
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Banking
7 3 (6.82%) Replication
7 3 (6.82%) Information Management
7 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) NAS
7 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (11.36%) WorkSite
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) Extranet
4 1 (2.27%) RTSP
4 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) IDOL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Law
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
2 4 (9.09%) Developer
2 4 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Business Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) NHS
1 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Copywriting
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.09%) CRM
4 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Software Licensing
5 3 (6.82%) Information Governance
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Information Management
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
6 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Business Development
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) X++
3 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCP
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) MCSA
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.55%) MCDST
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CIPD
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) APMP
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) HP
2 5 (11.36%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.82%) CommVault
4 3 (6.82%) Reuters
5 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago