The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 60 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 3.19% 2.82%
As % of the General category 2.55% 9.38% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 16
Median daily rate £350 £347 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £329 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £387 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
Legal
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
196 224 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.84% 33.99% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 132 151
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Median hourly rate £31.85 £38.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.74% +62.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £42.50 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Legal.

1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (21.05%) QA
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) PMI
5 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Law
5 2 (10.53%) Practice Management
5 2 (10.53%) Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) AirWatch

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Finance Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Data Security
4 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.53%) Practice Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware