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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
London / City of London
Rank 84 49 82
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +33
Contract jobs citing Legal 73 113 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.51% 3.77% 2.23%
As % of the General category 4.78% 6.74% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 95 90
Median daily rate £428 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £405 £379
% change year-on-year
-5.24% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +67.14%

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
1526 1677 2656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.44% 55.99% 51.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1198 1308 2087
Median daily rate £525 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 18
Median hourly rate £21.75 £29.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.27% +65.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.16 £19.10 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £55.00 £25.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 82 (45.56%) Finance
2 50 (27.78%) Law
3 35 (19.44%) SQL
3 35 (19.44%) Information Security
4 31 (17.22%) Project Management
5 29 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
8 25 (13.89%) Asset Management
8 25 (13.89%) Windows
9 24 (13.33%) Financial Institution
10 22 (12.22%) Degree
11 20 (11.11%) Practice Management
11 20 (11.11%) Retail
11 20 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 20 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (10.00%) ITIL
13 18 (10.00%) Banking
13 18 (10.00%) Equities
13 18 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (10.00%) Fixed Income
14 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
15 15 (8.33%) PRINCE2
15 15 (8.33%) Linux
15 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
15 15 (8.33%) Analytics
16 14 (7.78%) Document Management
16 14 (7.78%) e-Learning
16 14 (7.78%) Firewall

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 8 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.89%) IIS
3 4 (2.22%) Apache
4 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.67%) MS Office
3 8 (4.44%) MS Project
4 6 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.78%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.11%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.11%) Relativity
2 2 (1.11%) Ringtail
2 2 (1.11%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.56%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.56%) Orchestrade
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.78%) Office 365
2 5 (2.78%) SaaS
3 4 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.22%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.78%) Firewall
2 9 (5.00%) Network Security
3 7 (3.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (3.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.33%) HTTP
5 5 (2.78%) SSL
5 5 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 4 (2.22%) DNS
6 4 (2.22%) WAN
7 3 (1.67%) FTP
7 3 (1.67%) Internet
7 3 (1.67%) Intranet
7 3 (1.67%) WebEx
8 2 (1.11%) LAN
8 2 (1.11%) SMS
8 2 (1.11%) VPN
8 2 (1.11%) Wireless
8 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.56%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.44%) Big Data
3 6 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.67%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.67%) BigTable
5 3 (1.67%) Hyperion Smart View
5 3 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.11%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.00%) JIRA
2 8 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (45.56%) Finance
2 50 (27.78%) Law
3 24 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 20 (11.11%) Retail
5 18 (10.00%) Banking
6 13 (7.22%) Marketing
7 8 (4.44%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.67%) Advertising
8 3 (1.67%) Billing
8 3 (1.67%) French Language
8 3 (1.67%) Games
9 2 (1.11%) Back Office
9 2 (1.11%) Front Office
9 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.11%) Publishing
9 2 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.56%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (25.56%) Analyst
2 16 (8.89%) Project Manager
2 16 (8.89%) Trainer
3 14 (7.78%) Architect
4 13 (7.22%) Developer
5 12 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 10 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 8 (4.44%) Legal Analyst
7 8 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (3.89%) IT Analyst
8 7 (3.89%) IT Manager
9 6 (3.33%) Consultant
9 6 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.33%) IT Trainer
10 5 (2.78%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.78%) Angular Developer
10 5 (2.78%) Applications Developer
10 5 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 5 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
11 4 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.44%) XML
2 7 (3.89%) .NET
3 6 (3.33%) HTML
4 5 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (2.78%) RESTful
4 5 (2.78%) WCF
4 5 (2.78%) Web Services
5 4 (2.22%) Middleware
5 4 (2.22%) Node.js
5 4 (2.22%) SOAP
6 3 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.11%) CSS
8 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.56%) CSS3
8 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.56%) HTML5
8 1 (0.56%) Series 60
8 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.00%) Equities
3 18 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 14 (7.78%) e-Learning
5 13 (7.22%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.44%) Mathematics
8 7 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (3.33%) User Experience
10 5 (2.78%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.22%) Clustering
11 4 (2.22%) Economics
11 4 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.22%) Physics
11 4 (2.22%) Statistics
11 4 (2.22%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.67%) Replication
12 3 (1.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.89%) Windows
2 15 (8.33%) Linux
3 13 (7.22%) Unix
4 9 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.22%) CentOS
5 4 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.44%) Information Security
2 31 (17.22%) Project Management
3 29 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (13.89%) Asset Management
6 20 (11.11%) Practice Management
7 18 (10.00%) ITIL
7 18 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (8.33%) Analytics
8 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 15 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.78%) Document Management
10 13 (7.22%) Network Design
10 13 (7.22%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.67%) Data Protection
12 11 (6.11%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (6.11%) Migration
13 10 (5.56%) Data Governance
13 10 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.44%) SQL
2 8 (4.44%) Python
3 6 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.78%) C#
4 5 (2.78%) C++
5 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.67%) Perl
6 3 (1.67%) R
6 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.67%) VBA
7 1 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.56%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (12.22%) Degree
2 10 (5.56%) CISSP
3 8 (4.44%) CISM
4 7 (3.89%) GIAC
5 6 (3.33%) CNA
5 6 (3.33%) GCIA
5 6 (3.33%) GCIH
5 6 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (3.33%) Novell Certification
5 6 (3.33%) SANS
6 4 (2.22%) CISA
6 4 (2.22%) PMP
7 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.11%) APMP
8 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) CIMA
9 1 (0.56%) CRISC
9 1 (0.56%) MBA
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.44%) MiFID
3 7 (3.89%) QA
4 4 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.67%) GDPR
5 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.11%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.11%) EMIR
6 2 (1.11%) FATCA
6 2 (1.11%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 1 (0.56%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.56%) P3O
7 1 (0.56%) SLA
7 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.67%) DFS Replication
3 3 (1.67%) HDFS
4 1 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.67%) EnCase
2 3 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.56%) Control-M
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.22%) Tableau
3 9 (5.00%) Oracle
4 8 (4.44%) Citrix
4 8 (4.44%) Interwoven
5 7 (3.89%) Google
6 6 (3.33%) HP
6 6 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.33%) Sun
7 5 (2.78%) Cisco
7 5 (2.78%) Symantec
8 4 (2.22%) iManage
8 4 (2.22%) SAP
8 4 (2.22%) Splunk
8 4 (2.22%) VMware
9 3 (1.67%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.11%) Adobe
10 2 (1.11%) IBM
10 2 (1.11%) Reuters
10 2 (1.11%) Riverbed
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