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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 33 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.26% 1.16% 0.66%
As % of the General category 3.77% 2.47% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £538 £546
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £345 £539
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £625 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.88 £14.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-30.70% -37.36%
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
106 162 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.33% 46.96% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 118 91
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £204 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £51.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.45% +294.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £44.26 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £51.30 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Luton +1 1 £500 +66.66%
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) SAP ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) SAPscript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) ABAP
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (14.29%) BAPI
4 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

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 (28.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Lumira
3 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) BAPI
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (14.29%) SAPUI5
1 2 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
3 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
1 2 (14.29%) SAPscript
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CSSLP
2 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore