The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 87 58 82
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Contract jobs citing Legal 82 109 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.59% 3.19% 2.28%
As % of the General category 5.02% 5.84% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 90 106
Median daily rate £435 £489 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.99% +24.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £650 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
Legal
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1632 1866 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.56% 54.66% 51.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1281 1459 2305
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 22
Median hourly rate £20.34 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% +16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.84 £17.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.35 £50.00 £27.60
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 the City of London

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 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 City of London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 92 (45.10%) Finance
2 54 (26.47%) Law
3 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (19.61%) Information Security
5 39 (19.12%) SQL
6 34 (16.67%) Project Management
7 28 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (13.24%) Asset Management
9 26 (12.75%) Financial Institution
9 26 (12.75%) Management Information System
10 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 24 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 24 (11.76%) Retail
10 24 (11.76%) Degree
11 23 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (10.78%) Windows
12 22 (10.78%) Banking
12 22 (10.78%) Business Analysis
12 22 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (9.80%) ITIL
13 20 (9.80%) Equities
13 20 (9.80%) Fixed Income
14 18 (8.82%) PRINCE2
14 18 (8.82%) Linux
14 18 (8.82%) Firewall
15 17 (8.33%) Practice Management
15 17 (8.33%) e-Learning
15 17 (8.33%) Waterfall
16 16 (7.84%) Tableau
16 16 (7.84%) Marketing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.92%) IIS
2 8 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.96%) Apache
3 4 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.49%) CMS
5 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.39%) MS Office
3 7 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.43%) MS Project
4 5 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.98%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.98%) Relativity
2 2 (0.98%) Ringtail
2 2 (0.98%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.49%) Orchestrade
3 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.45%) SaaS
3 4 (1.96%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.98%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.82%) Firewall
2 11 (5.39%) Network Security
3 9 (4.41%) HTTP
3 9 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.43%) SSL
5 6 (2.94%) DNS
5 6 (2.94%) Unified Communications
5 6 (2.94%) WAN
5 6 (2.94%) WebEx
6 5 (2.45%) Internet
7 4 (1.96%) SMS
7 4 (1.96%) VPN
8 3 (1.47%) FTP
8 3 (1.47%) Intranet
9 2 (0.98%) 4G
9 2 (0.98%) LAN
9 2 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.98%) Wireless
9 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.90%) Big Data
3 8 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.43%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.47%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.47%) BigTable
7 3 (1.47%) Hyperion Smart View
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.98%) MySQL
8 2 (0.98%) QlikView
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.37%) JIRA
2 10 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 92 (45.10%) Finance
2 54 (26.47%) Law
3 26 (12.75%) Financial Institution
4 24 (11.76%) Retail
5 22 (10.78%) Banking
6 16 (7.84%) Marketing
7 10 (4.90%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.96%) Back Office
9 3 (1.47%) Advertising
9 3 (1.47%) Billing
9 3 (1.47%) French Language
9 3 (1.47%) Games
9 3 (1.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.98%) Front Office
10 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (23.04%) Analyst
2 23 (11.27%) Developer
3 20 (9.80%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.31%) Trainer
5 17 (8.33%) Architect
6 14 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.90%) Legal Analyst
8 9 (4.41%) IT Trainer
9 8 (3.92%) Applications Developer
9 8 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.43%) .NET Applications Developer
10 7 (3.43%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.43%) Angular Developer
10 7 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.43%) C# Application Developer
10 7 (3.43%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.43%) IT Manager
10 7 (3.43%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.43%) Scrum Master
10 7 (3.43%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) .NET
1 10 (4.90%) XML
2 9 (4.41%) HTML
3 8 (3.92%) Node.js
3 8 (3.92%) Web Services
4 7 (3.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (3.43%) RESTful
4 7 (3.43%) SOAP
4 7 (3.43%) WCF
5 4 (1.96%) Middleware
6 3 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.98%) CSS
8 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.49%) MDX
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) Series 60
8 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 22 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (9.80%) Equities
3 20 (9.80%) Fixed Income
4 17 (8.33%) e-Learning
5 13 (6.37%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.41%) Virtual Team
8 8 (3.92%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.94%) User Experience
10 5 (2.45%) Fintech
11 4 (1.96%) Clustering
11 4 (1.96%) Economics
11 4 (1.96%) Physics
11 4 (1.96%) Statistics
11 4 (1.96%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.78%) Windows
2 18 (8.82%) Linux
3 15 (7.35%) Unix
4 5 (2.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.96%) CentOS
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.61%) Information Security
3 34 (16.67%) Project Management
4 28 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (13.24%) Asset Management
6 23 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (10.78%) Business Analysis
8 20 (9.80%) ITIL
9 18 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 17 (8.33%) Practice Management
10 17 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 16 (7.84%) Analytics
12 15 (7.35%) Network Design
13 14 (6.86%) Risk Management
13 14 (6.86%) Scrum
14 13 (6.37%) Data Protection
14 13 (6.37%) Document Management
14 13 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (5.88%) Data Governance
16 11 (5.39%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.12%) SQL
2 10 (4.90%) Python
3 8 (3.92%) C#
4 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.45%) C++
5 5 (2.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.96%) VBA
7 3 (1.47%) Perl
7 3 (1.47%) R
7 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.49%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) PHP
8 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (11.76%) Degree
2 11 (5.39%) CISSP
3 9 (4.41%) CISM
4 7 (3.43%) GIAC
5 6 (2.94%) CNA
5 6 (2.94%) GCIA
5 6 (2.94%) GCIH
5 6 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (2.94%) Novell Certification
5 6 (2.94%) SANS
6 5 (2.45%) CISA
7 3 (1.47%) PMP
8 2 (0.98%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.98%) CRISC
8 2 (0.98%) ISEB
8 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.41%) MiFID
1 9 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.43%) QA
3 5 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.98%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.98%) EMIR
4 2 (0.98%) FATCA
4 2 (0.98%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
5 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.47%) DFS Replication
3 3 (1.47%) HDFS
4 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.49%) Firmware
5 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.47%) EnCase
2 3 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Control-M
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.84%) Tableau
3 11 (5.39%) Citrix
4 9 (4.41%) Oracle
5 8 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (3.43%) Google
6 7 (3.43%) HP
6 7 (3.43%) Interwoven
7 6 (2.94%) Sun
8 5 (2.45%) Symantec
8 5 (2.45%) VMware
9 4 (1.96%) Cisco
9 4 (1.96%) SAP
10 3 (1.47%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (1.47%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.98%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.98%) IBM
11 2 (0.98%) iManage
11 2 (0.98%) Nuix
11 2 (0.98%) Riverbed
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