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 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 57 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.70% 1.44% 1.54%
As % of the General category 4.88% 4.09% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 9
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £335 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £770
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £392
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.88 £15.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-34.16% -34.78%
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
287 269 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.87% 35.26% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 186 136
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £22.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -9.34%

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 24 June 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 24 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Legal.

1 25 (80.65%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
2 10 (32.26%) QA
3 9 (29.03%) MS Office
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
5 7 (22.58%) Programme Governance
6 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
6 6 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (19.35%) Law
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) PMI
6 6 (19.35%) PMP
6 6 (19.35%) PMI Certification
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
9 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) Dell
9 3 (9.68%) Change Control
9 3 (9.68%) Windows 7

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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (80.65%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Governance Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Coordinator
5 3 (9.68%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) PC Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Vendor Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Project Governance Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) Ajax
1 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) React
2 1 (3.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) PMI
1 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
4 7 (22.58%) Programme Governance
5 6 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 3 (9.68%) Change Control
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Data Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) PMI Certification
1 6 (19.35%) PMP
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Dell
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Zend