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 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 61 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 13 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.67% 1.74% 1.29%
As % of the General category 5.20% 4.96% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £326 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £488 £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
250 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.13% 35.03% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 185 139
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.48% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) QA
3 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
4 7 (19.44%) MS Office
4 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Programme Governance
6 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Law
6 5 (13.89%) PMI
6 5 (13.89%) PMP
6 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
6 5 (13.89%) Windows
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (11.11%) Degree
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
7 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
7 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 3 (8.33%) SCCM

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Extranet
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Law
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Billing
5 1 (2.78%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Finance Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Governance Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) PC Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Project Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Legal Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) Ajax
1 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) HTML5
1 2 (5.56%) jQuery
1 2 (5.56%) React
2 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) PMI
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Programme Governance
5 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (11.11%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Document Management
7 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.56%) Records Management
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
1 5 (13.89%) PMP
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Dell
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) Zend