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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 68 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 113 127 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.35% 2.79% 2.70%
As % of the General category 6.49% 5.27% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 105 118
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £590 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -53.84%
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
1742 2408 3037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.69% 52.90% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1857 2260
Median daily rate £496 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 30
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.34% +16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.67 £40.00 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 77 (37.38%) Finance
2 50 (24.27%) Law
2 50 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (18.93%) SQL
4 35 (16.99%) Project Management
5 34 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (16.02%) Information Security
7 30 (14.56%) Microsoft
8 27 (13.11%) Business Analysis
9 26 (12.62%) SQL Server
10 24 (11.65%) Management Information System
10 24 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (11.17%) Windows
12 22 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (10.19%) Scrum
13 21 (10.19%) Degree
14 20 (9.71%) Tableau
15 19 (9.22%) Active Directory
15 19 (9.22%) ITIL
15 19 (9.22%) e-Learning
15 19 (9.22%) Retail
15 19 (9.22%) Waterfall
16 18 (8.74%) Banking
16 18 (8.74%) Marketing
16 18 (8.74%) Financial Institution
16 18 (8.74%) PRINCE2
17 16 (7.77%) ETL
17 16 (7.77%) Citrix
17 16 (7.77%) Asset Management
18 15 (7.28%) User Acceptance Testing

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 14 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.37%) IIS
2 9 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.94%) Apache
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.97%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (7.28%) MS Excel
1 15 (7.28%) MS Office
2 4 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.94%) MS Project
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.94%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.94%) SaaS
4 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.97%) Office 365
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.31%) Firewall
2 11 (5.34%) WebEx
3 9 (4.37%) HTTP
4 8 (3.88%) WAN
5 7 (3.40%) DNS
5 7 (3.40%) Internet
5 7 (3.40%) Network Security
5 7 (3.40%) SSL
6 6 (2.91%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.43%) LAN
7 5 (2.43%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.94%) SMS
8 4 (1.94%) VPN
9 3 (1.46%) FTP
10 2 (0.97%) 4G
10 2 (0.97%) Intranet
10 2 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.97%) Wireless
10 2 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.85%) Big Data
3 9 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.88%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.43%) QlikView
7 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.46%) BigTable
9 3 (1.46%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.97%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) JIRA
2 8 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 77 (37.38%) Finance
2 50 (24.27%) Law
3 19 (9.22%) Retail
4 18 (8.74%) Banking
4 18 (8.74%) Financial Institution
4 18 (8.74%) Marketing
5 8 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.43%) Back Office
7 4 (1.94%) French Language
8 3 (1.46%) Billing
8 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.97%) Advertising
9 2 (0.97%) Publishing
9 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Front Office
10 1 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (24.76%) Analyst
2 26 (12.62%) Developer
3 21 (10.19%) Trainer
4 20 (9.71%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.77%) Architect
6 13 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 10 (4.85%) Legal Analyst
8 9 (4.37%) IT Trainer
9 8 (3.88%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) .NET Applications Developer
10 7 (3.40%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Angular Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Applications Developer
10 7 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.40%) C# Application Developer
10 7 (3.40%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.40%) Scrum Master
10 7 (3.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.34%) XML
2 9 (4.37%) .NET
2 9 (4.37%) HTML
2 9 (4.37%) Web Services
3 8 (3.88%) Node.js
3 8 (3.88%) SOAP
3 8 (3.88%) WCF
4 7 (3.40%) AngularJS
4 7 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (3.40%) RESTful
5 4 (1.94%) MDX
5 4 (1.94%) Middleware
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.97%) CSS
7 2 (0.97%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.49%) CSS3
8 1 (0.49%) HTML5
8 1 (0.49%) J2EE
8 1 (0.49%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (11.65%) Management Information System
2 19 (9.22%) e-Learning
3 14 (6.80%) Equities
3 14 (6.80%) Fixed Income
4 10 (4.85%) Virtual Team
5 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.37%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.88%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.40%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (2.43%) Fintech
8 5 (2.43%) User Experience
9 4 (1.94%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.94%) Clustering
9 4 (1.94%) Economics
9 4 (1.94%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.94%) Physics
9 4 (1.94%) Statistics
9 4 (1.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.17%) Windows
2 13 (6.31%) Linux
3 10 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.37%) Unix
5 8 (3.88%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.94%) CentOS
6 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.99%) Project Management
3 34 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (16.02%) Information Security
5 27 (13.11%) Business Analysis
6 22 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (10.19%) Scrum
8 19 (9.22%) ITIL
8 19 (9.22%) Waterfall
9 18 (8.74%) PRINCE2
10 16 (7.77%) Asset Management
10 16 (7.77%) ETL
11 15 (7.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.80%) Analytics
13 13 (6.31%) Change Management
13 13 (6.31%) Data Governance
14 12 (5.83%) Data Protection
15 11 (5.34%) Migration
15 11 (5.34%) Practice Management
15 11 (5.34%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.93%) SQL
2 10 (4.85%) C#
3 9 (4.37%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.88%) Python
5 6 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.43%) C++
6 5 (2.43%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.94%) VBA
8 3 (1.46%) R
9 1 (0.49%) Java
9 1 (0.49%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (10.19%) Degree
2 6 (2.91%) CISSP
3 5 (2.43%) CISA
4 4 (1.94%) CISM
4 4 (1.94%) PMP
4 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.46%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (0.97%) CRISC
6 2 (0.97%) GIAC
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
6 2 (0.97%) MBA
6 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.49%) CLAS
7 1 (0.49%) IISP
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.88%) MiFID
2 8 (3.88%) QA
3 7 (3.40%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.40%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.97%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.97%) EMIR
5 2 (0.97%) FATCA
5 2 (0.97%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
System Software
1 19 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.94%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.46%) DFS Replication
4 3 (1.46%) HDFS
4 3 (1.46%) XenApp
5 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.97%) XenServer
6 1 (0.49%) Firmware
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) SCCM
2 3 (1.46%) Ansible
2 3 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.97%) Puppet
3 2 (0.97%) SCOM
4 1 (0.49%) EnCase
4 1 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.71%) Tableau
3 16 (7.77%) Citrix
4 8 (3.88%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (3.88%) Oracle
5 7 (3.40%) Google
5 7 (3.40%) HP
5 7 (3.40%) VMware
6 6 (2.91%) Cisco
7 4 (1.94%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.46%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (1.46%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.46%) Symantec
9 2 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.97%) Forcepoint
9 2 (0.97%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 2 (0.97%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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