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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 2.50% 3.26%
As % of the General category 0.60% 7.92% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 14
Median daily rate £388 £331 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% +56.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +37.64%

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
168 202 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.43% 31.56% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 125 128
Median daily rate £381 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £232 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +136.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £14.70 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.08 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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
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 22 January 2017, 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 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Practice Management
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) PMI
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation

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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Practice Management
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy