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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 75 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing Legal 101 139 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.96% 2.35% 2.57%
As % of the General category 5.55% 4.43% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 120 105
Median daily rate £408 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £226 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -42.30%
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
1820 3135 2923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.26% 52.91% 50.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 2447 2207
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 26
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.36 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.87 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £25.64 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 64 (32.49%) Finance
2 58 (29.44%) Law
3 43 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (18.27%) Microsoft
5 32 (16.24%) SQL
6 29 (14.72%) Windows
7 27 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (12.69%) Project Management
9 24 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (11.17%) ITIL
11 21 (10.66%) Citrix
11 21 (10.66%) Scrum
11 21 (10.66%) Business Analysis
12 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
13 19 (9.64%) Information Security
14 18 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (8.63%) MS Office
16 16 (8.12%) MS Excel
16 16 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (7.61%) Management Information System
18 14 (7.11%) SharePoint
19 13 (6.60%) PRINCE2
19 13 (6.60%) Banking
19 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (6.60%) Tableau
19 13 (6.60%) Windows Server
20 12 (6.09%) Waterfall
20 12 (6.09%) Document Management
20 12 (6.09%) Degree
20 12 (6.09%) ETL

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 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.55%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.54%) IIS
4 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.51%) nginx
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (8.63%) MS Office
2 16 (8.12%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Project
4 2 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) IaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) WebEx
2 8 (4.06%) Firewall
3 7 (3.55%) Internet
4 6 (3.05%) DNS
4 6 (3.05%) WAN
5 5 (2.54%) DHCP
5 5 (2.54%) Network Security
5 5 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.03%) LAN
6 4 (2.03%) SAN
6 4 (2.03%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.52%) EIGRP
7 3 (1.52%) HTTP
7 3 (1.52%) Intranet
7 3 (1.52%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.52%) SSL
7 3 (1.52%) VPN
8 2 (1.02%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.54%) Big Data
6 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.54%) QlikView
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.03%) MySQL
7 4 (2.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.02%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.55%) JIRA
2 5 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.02%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.51%) Flyway
5 1 (0.51%) Grunt
5 1 (0.51%) gulp
5 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.51%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.51%) Selenium
5 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (32.49%) Finance
2 58 (29.44%) Law
3 13 (6.60%) Banking
4 10 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.57%) Marketing
6 8 (4.06%) Retail
7 6 (3.05%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.54%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.03%) Back Office
10 3 (1.52%) Billing
11 2 (1.02%) Publishing
12 1 (0.51%) French Language
12 1 (0.51%) Games
12 1 (0.51%) German Language
12 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (29.44%) Analyst
2 20 (10.15%) Developer
3 17 (8.63%) Business Analyst
3 17 (8.63%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.11%) Trainer
5 13 (6.60%) Architect
6 12 (6.09%) Legal Analyst
7 8 (4.06%) IT Analyst
7 8 (4.06%) IT Trainer
8 7 (3.55%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.05%) DBA
9 6 (3.05%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.05%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.05%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (3.05%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.05%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (3.05%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (3.05%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.05%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.06%) HTML
1 8 (4.06%) Node.js
1 8 (4.06%) Web Services
1 8 (4.06%) XML
2 6 (3.05%) .NET
3 5 (2.54%) CSS
3 5 (2.54%) MDX
3 5 (2.54%) SOAP
4 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.03%) HTML5
4 4 (2.03%) jQuery
4 4 (2.03%) RESTful
4 4 (2.03%) WCF
5 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.52%) REST
6 2 (1.02%) CSS3
6 2 (1.02%) Laravel
7 1 (0.51%) Sass
7 1 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.51%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.58%) e-Learning
4 8 (4.06%) User Experience
5 5 (2.54%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.54%) Equities
5 5 (2.54%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.54%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.03%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.03%) Learning Management System
6 4 (2.03%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.52%) CESG
7 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.52%) Fintech
7 3 (1.52%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.72%) Windows
2 13 (6.60%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.58%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.06%) Linux
6 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.03%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.02%) Unix
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (12.69%) Project Management
4 24 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (11.17%) ITIL
6 21 (10.66%) Business Analysis
6 21 (10.66%) Scrum
7 19 (9.64%) Information Security
8 18 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.60%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.09%) Document Management
10 12 (6.09%) ETL
10 12 (6.09%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.57%) Change Management
11 9 (4.57%) Practice Management
12 8 (4.06%) Analytics
12 8 (4.06%) Migration
12 8 (4.06%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.06%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.24%) SQL
2 9 (4.57%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.55%) C#
3 7 (3.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.54%) Python
4 5 (2.54%) VBA
5 4 (2.03%) Java
6 3 (1.52%) PHP
7 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.51%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.51%) R
8 1 (0.51%) Ruby
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (6.09%) Degree
2 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.05%) CISSP
4 5 (2.54%) CISM
5 4 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.52%) CCNA
6 3 (1.52%) CCNP
6 3 (1.52%) CGEIT
6 3 (1.52%) CISA
6 3 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.52%) CRISC
6 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.52%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) ISEB
7 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.02%) MBA
7 2 (1.02%) MOS
7 2 (1.02%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.54%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) MiFID
3 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.54%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.03%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.52%) Firmware
5 3 (1.52%) XenApp
5 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.52%) XenServer
6 2 (1.02%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.02%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.51%) HDFS
7 1 (0.51%) NFS
7 1 (0.51%) vCloud
7 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) SCCM
2 4 (2.03%) Puppet
3 3 (1.52%) Ansible
3 3 (1.52%) EnCase
3 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.51%) FTK
4 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.66%) Citrix
3 13 (6.60%) Tableau
4 11 (5.58%) VMware
5 10 (5.08%) Cisco
6 6 (3.05%) HP
7 5 (2.54%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.03%) F5
8 4 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.03%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.52%) iManage
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle
9 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.02%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.02%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.02%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.02%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.02%) Veeam
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