The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 100 91 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Contract jobs citing Legal 36 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.35% 1.22% 2.10%
As % of the General category 4.02% 3.81% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 29
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£365 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £635 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £9.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +58.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.03%
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England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
896 787 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.48% 31.98% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 509 337
Average daily rate £375 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £31.50 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
West Yorkshire +5 33 £378 +7.85% 16
North Yorkshire +1 3 £330 +15.78% 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
3 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.69%) Retail
5 12 (20.69%) Windows
6 11 (18.97%) MS Office
7 10 (17.24%) Change Management
7 10 (17.24%) Law
8 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (10.34%) Citrix
11 6 (10.34%) SLA
11 6 (10.34%) Banking
12 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.62%) Practice Management
12 5 (8.62%) VMware
12 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
12 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
13 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (6.90%) Information Security
13 4 (6.90%) Replication
13 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (6.90%) Retail Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (6.90%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Office
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.90%) MS Project
5 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Extranet
2 3 (5.17%) NAS
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) FTP
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) RTSP
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.72%) MSI
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Retail
3 10 (17.24%) Law
4 6 (10.34%) Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Project Manager
3 11 (18.97%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Release Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) HTML
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) CSS
1 2 (3.45%) jQuery
1 2 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (1.72%) HTML5
2 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.72%) XHTML
2 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Replication
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) PDA
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Project Management
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 13 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.24%) Change Management
5 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Practice Management
7 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.90%) Information Security
8 4 (6.90%) Release Management
8 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.17%) Service Management
10 2 (3.45%) Process Management
10 2 (3.45%) Scrum
10 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) MCP
2 4 (6.90%) MCSE
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.17%) MCDST
3 3 (5.17%) APMP
3 3 (5.17%) MCSA
3 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) PMP
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.72%) MCITP
5 1 (1.72%) CISA
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Citrix
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) HP
5 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.17%) CommVault
5 3 (5.17%) Reuters
6 1 (1.72%) BMC
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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