The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 33 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Legal 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.22% 1.85% 0.69%
As % of the General category 6.48% 3.65% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £500 £546
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £463 £539
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £625 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £398
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
Legal
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
108 192 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.18% 50.79% 35.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 144 85
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 2
Median hourly rate £8.25 £40.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.37% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 3 £400 -
Luton +1 2 £438 -10.25%
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) Cryptography
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) SAP ERP
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (18.18%) People Management
6 4 (18.18%) SAP HANA
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) ERP
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
7 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
7 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) User Experience
8 2 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (9.09%) SAPUI5
8 2 (9.09%) Document Management
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Lumira
3 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Information Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP PP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Compliance Officer
6 1 (4.55%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ERP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Information Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Android Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) BAPI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (9.09%) SAPUI5
1 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Cryptography
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (9.09%) e-Learning
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience
6 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) ERP
4 4 (18.18%) People Management
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Document Management
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) ABAP
1 2 (9.09%) SAPscript
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCA
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CSSLP
2 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
2 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore