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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 79 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 90 131 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.58% 2.34% 2.56%
As % of the General category 4.88% 4.47% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 114 104
Median daily rate £450 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £209 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £371
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.74 £17.00 £30.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.01% -44.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £14.20 £22.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.15 £20.20 £144.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £15.25 £17.61
% change year-on-year
+155.73% -13.40%
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
1844 2928 3371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.79% 52.29% 53.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1535 2287 2517
Median daily rate £525 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £298
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 16 36 48
Median hourly rate £18.99 £19.72 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -9.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Legal Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 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 71 (35.32%) Finance
2 49 (24.38%) Law
3 33 (16.42%) Windows
4 28 (13.93%) Project Management
5 26 (12.94%) Microsoft
6 25 (12.44%) ITIL
7 24 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.95%) MS Office
8 20 (9.95%) SQL
9 18 (8.96%) MS Excel
9 18 (8.96%) Document Management
10 17 (8.46%) Degree
10 17 (8.46%) Citrix
11 15 (7.46%) PRINCE2
11 15 (7.46%) Banking
12 14 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
12 14 (6.97%) Change Management
13 13 (6.47%) Windows 7
14 12 (5.97%) Scrum
14 12 (5.97%) Cisco
14 12 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
15 10 (4.98%) HTML
15 10 (4.98%) Data Modelling
15 10 (4.98%) Migration
15 10 (4.98%) VMware
15 10 (4.98%) Risk Management

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 7 (3.48%) Node.js
2 5 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.99%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.99%) IIS
3 4 (1.99%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) CMS
5 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (9.95%) MS Office
2 18 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.99%) MS Project
6 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) LatentZero
1 4 (1.99%) Sentinel
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.50%) Magento
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) DHCP
2 5 (2.49%) Firewall
2 5 (2.49%) SAN
3 4 (1.99%) BGP
3 4 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.99%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.99%) Intranet
3 4 (1.99%) Network Security
3 4 (1.99%) OSPF
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.49%) DNS
4 3 (1.49%) HSRP
4 3 (1.49%) Internet
4 3 (1.49%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) Skype
5 2 (1.00%) SNMP
5 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.00%) VoIP
5 2 (1.00%) VPN
5 2 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.49%) MySQL
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.00%) GIS
6 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.50%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.00%) Grunt
2 2 (1.00%) gulp
2 2 (1.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.00%) MSI
2 2 (1.00%) Protractor
2 2 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.50%) Ant
3 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.50%) Bower
3 1 (0.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.50%) Flyway
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.50%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (35.32%) Finance
2 49 (24.38%) Law
3 15 (7.46%) Banking
4 7 (3.48%) Front Office
4 7 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.99%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.99%) Publishing
7 3 (1.49%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (35.82%) Analyst
2 40 (19.90%) Business Analyst
3 26 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 13 (6.47%) Developer
5 12 (5.97%) Service Analyst
6 9 (4.48%) IT Analyst
6 9 (4.48%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 8 (3.98%) Architect
7 8 (3.98%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) Finance Business Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) Financial Business Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) Implementation Manager
8 7 (3.48%) Legal Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) Senior Manager
8 7 (3.48%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (2.99%) Data Business Analyst
9 6 (2.99%) Technical Manager
10 5 (2.49%) DBA
10 5 (2.49%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.98%) HTML
2 9 (4.48%) jQuery
3 7 (3.48%) CSS
4 6 (2.99%) .NET
4 6 (2.99%) HTML5
4 6 (2.99%) XML
5 5 (2.49%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.49%) Web Services
6 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.49%) JSON
6 3 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.00%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.00%) Handlebars
7 2 (1.00%) Laravel
7 2 (1.00%) Sass
8 1 (0.50%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.50%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.48%) User Experience
3 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.99%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.99%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.49%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.00%) CESG
7 2 (1.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.00%) Physics
7 2 (1.00%) Social Media
7 2 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.42%) Windows
2 13 (6.47%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.99%) Linux
3 6 (2.99%) Windows 8
3 6 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.99%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.93%) Project Management
2 25 (12.44%) ITIL
3 24 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (8.96%) Document Management
5 15 (7.46%) PRINCE2
6 14 (6.97%) Change Management
6 14 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (5.97%) Scrum
8 10 (4.98%) Business Analysis
8 10 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.98%) Data Modelling
8 10 (4.98%) Migration
8 10 (4.98%) Risk Management
9 9 (4.48%) Practice Management
10 8 (3.98%) Information Security
10 8 (3.98%) Programme Management
10 8 (3.98%) Target Operating Model
11 7 (3.48%) Data Management
11 7 (3.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.95%) SQL
2 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.48%) C#
3 7 (3.48%) Java
4 5 (2.49%) VBA
5 4 (1.99%) VBScript
6 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.49%) Python
6 3 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.00%) PHP
7 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.50%) C++
8 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.50%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.46%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.99%) CISM
3 4 (1.99%) CISSP
3 4 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) CCNA
4 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) ISEB
4 3 (1.49%) PMP
5 2 (1.00%) CCNP
5 2 (1.00%) CGEIT
5 2 (1.00%) CISA
5 2 (1.00%) CRISC
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.00%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.98%) MiFID
2 4 (1.99%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.99%) QA
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
4 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.50%) COSO
5 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.49%) XenApp
3 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.00%) Firmware
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.00%) NFS
5 1 (0.50%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.50%) vCloud
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.98%) SCCM
2 4 (1.99%) Puppet
3 2 (1.00%) Ansible
3 2 (1.00%) EnCase
3 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.50%) FTK
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.46%) Citrix
3 12 (5.97%) Cisco
4 10 (4.98%) VMware
5 6 (2.99%) F5
6 5 (2.49%) iManage
6 5 (2.49%) Interwoven
6 5 (2.49%) Oracle
7 4 (1.99%) Fidessa
7 4 (1.99%) Lotus
7 4 (1.99%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.49%) HP
8 3 (1.49%) Juniper
9 2 (1.00%) AppSense
9 2 (1.00%) Avaya
9 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.00%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.00%) Veeam
City, London
Intech 7
Rate: strong salary and benefits from top employer
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago