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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 87 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Legal 78 143 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.31% 2.62% 2.43%
As % of the General category 4.41% 4.98% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 125 98
Median daily rate £440 £390 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £226 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £398
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.25 £30.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -49.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
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
1767 2869 3134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.23% 52.65% 52.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 2247 2398
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 39 36
Median hourly rate £18.58 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £32.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 65 (33.33%) Finance
2 60 (30.77%) Law
3 33 (16.92%) Windows
4 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 27 (13.85%) Project Management
5 27 (13.85%) ITIL
6 25 (12.82%) SQL
6 25 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (11.28%) MS Office
8 20 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (9.74%) Document Management
10 18 (9.23%) MS Excel
11 17 (8.72%) Citrix
12 16 (8.21%) SQL Server
12 16 (8.21%) Degree
13 15 (7.69%) Windows 7
14 14 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (7.18%) Banking
14 14 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.15%) PRINCE2
15 12 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (5.64%) Cisco
16 11 (5.64%) Migration
16 11 (5.64%) VMware
17 10 (5.13%) Practice Management
17 10 (5.13%) Scrum
17 10 (5.13%) Change Management
17 10 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (4.62%) Business Analysis

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 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (2.56%) IIS
3 4 (2.05%) Node.js
4 3 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.03%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.51%) nginx
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (11.28%) MS Office
2 18 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.54%) MS Project
5 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.03%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.03%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) DHCP
2 5 (2.56%) Firewall
2 5 (2.56%) LAN
2 5 (2.56%) WebEx
3 4 (2.05%) BGP
3 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.05%) EIGRP
3 4 (2.05%) Internet
3 4 (2.05%) Intranet
3 4 (2.05%) Network Security
3 4 (2.05%) OSPF
3 4 (2.05%) SAN
3 4 (2.05%) VoIP
3 4 (2.05%) WAN
4 3 (1.54%) DNS
4 3 (1.54%) HSRP
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.03%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.03%) Skype
5 2 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.54%) MySQL
8 3 (1.54%) QlikView
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.51%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.51%) GIS
10 1 (0.51%) MS Access
10 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.03%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.03%) Grunt
2 2 (1.03%) gulp
2 2 (1.03%) MSI
3 1 (0.51%) Ant
3 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.51%) Bower
3 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.51%) Flyway
3 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.51%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.51%) Maven
3 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.51%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (33.33%) Finance
2 60 (30.77%) Law
3 14 (7.18%) Banking
4 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.54%) Back Office
6 3 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.54%) Front Office
6 3 (1.54%) Marketing
6 3 (1.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (31.28%) Analyst
2 24 (12.31%) Business Analyst
2 24 (12.31%) Project Manager
3 14 (7.18%) Developer
4 10 (5.13%) Trainer
5 8 (4.10%) IT Analyst
6 7 (3.59%) Implementation Manager
6 7 (3.59%) Senior Manager
6 7 (3.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (3.08%) Architect
7 6 (3.08%) Data Analyst
7 6 (3.08%) DBA
7 6 (3.08%) Legal Analyst
7 6 (3.08%) Service Analyst
7 6 (3.08%) SQL DBA
7 6 (3.08%) Technical Manager
8 5 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (2.56%) IT Trainer
8 5 (2.56%) Network Engineer
8 5 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) HTML
2 7 (3.59%) jQuery
2 7 (3.59%) XML
3 5 (2.56%) .NET
3 5 (2.56%) CSS
3 5 (2.56%) Web Services
4 4 (2.05%) HTML5
4 4 (2.05%) MDX
5 3 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.03%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.03%) CSS3
6 2 (1.03%) J2EE
6 2 (1.03%) JSON
6 2 (1.03%) Laravel
6 2 (1.03%) REST
6 2 (1.03%) Sass
6 2 (1.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.59%) e-Learning
2 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.59%) User Experience
3 6 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.05%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.54%) CESG
6 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.54%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.03%) Social Media
7 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.92%) Windows
2 15 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.05%) Linux
5 4 (2.05%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.85%) ITIL
1 27 (13.85%) Project Management
2 25 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (9.74%) Document Management
5 14 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (7.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (6.15%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.64%) Migration
8 10 (5.13%) Change Management
8 10 (5.13%) Practice Management
8 10 (5.13%) Scrum
9 9 (4.62%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.62%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.10%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.10%) Programme Management
11 7 (3.59%) Data Management
11 7 (3.59%) ETL
11 7 (3.59%) Information Security
11 7 (3.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.82%) SQL
2 9 (4.62%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.59%) Java
5 6 (3.08%) C#
6 5 (2.56%) VBA
7 4 (2.05%) VBScript
8 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.03%) PHP
8 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.03%) Python
8 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.51%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.51%) Ruby
9 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.21%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.05%) CISM
4 4 (2.05%) CISSP
4 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.54%) CCNA
5 3 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.54%) PMP
5 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.03%) CCNP
6 2 (1.03%) CGEIT
6 2 (1.03%) CISA
6 2 (1.03%) CRISC
6 2 (1.03%) ISEB
6 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.03%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.03%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.03%) MOS
6 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.54%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) COSO
5 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) MiFID
5 1 (0.51%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.05%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.05%) XenApp
3 4 (2.05%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.03%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.03%) Firmware
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.03%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.03%) XenServer
5 1 (0.51%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) NFS
5 1 (0.51%) vCloud
5 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.62%) SCCM
2 4 (2.05%) Puppet
3 3 (1.54%) Ansible
3 3 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.03%) EnCase
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.51%) FTK
5 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.72%) Citrix
3 11 (5.64%) Cisco
3 11 (5.64%) VMware
4 6 (3.08%) Interwoven
5 5 (2.56%) F5
5 5 (2.56%) iManage
5 5 (2.56%) Oracle
5 5 (2.56%) Tableau
6 4 (2.05%) HP
6 4 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.54%) Juniper
7 3 (1.54%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.03%) Avaya
8 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.03%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (1.03%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.03%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.03%) Lotus
8 2 (1.03%) MobileIron
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