The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 58 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.71% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the General category 2.04% 1.49% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £400 £339 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% -15.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £358 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
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
South West

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

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
245 335 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 34.85% 48.83% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 256 122
Average daily rate £388 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £316 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Average hourly rate £78.75 £28.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.31% +17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.69 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £28.50 £37.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon -1 5 £400 +18.08% 2
Legal
South West

Legal
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) German Language
3 2 (20.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Vendor Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Content Editor
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Content Editor
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Editor
2 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Vendor Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore