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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 86 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing Legal 32 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.33% 0.63% 1.11%
As % of the General category 4.05% 2.00% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £308 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £428 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -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
791 700 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.88% 31.33% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 407 545
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Average hourly rate £12.63 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.54% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.40 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £44.97 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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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

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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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
West Yorkshire +17 24 £355 -10.35% 17
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
South Yorkshire +2 2 £308 - 5
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.00%) Retail
5 10 (18.18%) SEO
5 10 (18.18%) MS Office
5 10 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (16.36%) Copywriting
6 9 (16.36%) Workflow
6 9 (16.36%) Content Management
6 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Law
7 8 (14.55%) Benchmarking
7 8 (14.55%) Customer Insight
8 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
8 6 (10.91%) Banking
9 5 (9.09%) NHS
9 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 5 (9.09%) X++
9 5 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (7.27%) QA
10 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.27%) CRM
10 4 (7.27%) SQL
10 4 (7.27%) .NET
10 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (5.45%) Information Management
11 3 (5.45%) Document Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.64%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) IDOL
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Retail
3 8 (14.55%) Law
4 6 (10.91%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Designer
3 6 (10.91%) User Experience Designer
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Content Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Information Governance Officer
8 1 (1.82%) Information Governance Specialist
8 1 (1.82%) Information Specialist
8 1 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.82%) VBA Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Transition Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Web Editor
8 1 (1.82%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Copywriting
2 5 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.82%) Android
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (18.18%) SEO
3 9 (16.36%) Workflow
3 9 (16.36%) Content Management
3 9 (16.36%) Data Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Customer Insight
4 8 (14.55%) Benchmarking
5 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Information Management
7 3 (5.45%) Document Management
7 3 (5.45%) Information Governance
7 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) Business Development
8 2 (3.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) X++
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) CCA
3 1 (1.82%) CIPD
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago