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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 78 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing Legal 90 129 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.71% 2.21% 2.62%
As % of the General category 5.06% 4.19% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 109 106
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £575 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -34.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- -34.06%
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
1780 3076 3044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.52% 52.67% 51.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1481 2415 2338
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £36.33 £45.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 (33.16%) Law
2 55 (28.50%) Finance
3 36 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
5 31 (16.06%) Windows
6 28 (14.51%) SQL
6 28 (14.51%) ITIL
7 24 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (11.92%) Project Management
9 19 (9.84%) Citrix
10 18 (9.33%) MS Office
10 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
10 18 (9.33%) Document Management
11 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
11 17 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.29%) Scrum
13 14 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (7.25%) Windows 7
13 14 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (6.74%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (6.74%) Information Security
15 12 (6.22%) VMware
15 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
15 12 (6.22%) Degree
15 12 (6.22%) Windows Server
16 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (5.70%) Cisco
16 11 (5.70%) Active Directory
16 11 (5.70%) Banking

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 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.59%) IIS
4 3 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
6 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (9.33%) MS Office
2 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.04%) MS Project
4 2 (1.04%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.52%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) IaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) WebEx
2 6 (3.11%) DHCP
2 6 (3.11%) Firewall
3 5 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (2.59%) Internet
3 5 (2.59%) Network Security
3 5 (2.59%) WAN
4 4 (2.07%) DNS
4 4 (2.07%) EIGRP
4 4 (2.07%) LAN
4 4 (2.07%) SAN
5 3 (1.55%) HSRP
5 3 (1.55%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.55%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.55%) VoIP
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.04%) Skype
6 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.07%) MySQL
7 4 (2.07%) QlikView
7 4 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.52%) MS Access
10 1 (0.52%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.04%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.04%) Grunt
3 2 (1.04%) gulp
3 2 (1.04%) JIRA
3 2 (1.04%) MSI
4 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.52%) Bower
4 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.52%) Flyway
4 1 (0.52%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) Liquibase
4 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.52%) Selenium
4 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (33.16%) Law
2 55 (28.50%) Finance
3 11 (5.70%) Banking
4 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.59%) Marketing
6 4 (2.07%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.55%) Back Office
7 3 (1.55%) Publishing
7 3 (1.55%) Retail
8 2 (1.04%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (30.57%) Analyst
2 20 (10.36%) Business Analyst
3 19 (9.84%) Developer
4 15 (7.77%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.22%) Trainer
6 11 (5.70%) Architect
7 10 (5.18%) Legal Analyst
8 9 (4.66%) IT Analyst
9 6 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (3.11%) DBA
9 6 (3.11%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.11%) IT Trainer
9 6 (3.11%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.11%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (3.11%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.11%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (3.11%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (3.11%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.18%) HTML
2 7 (3.63%) Node.js
2 7 (3.63%) XML
3 6 (3.11%) .NET
3 6 (3.11%) CSS
3 6 (3.11%) jQuery
3 6 (3.11%) Web Services
4 5 (2.59%) MDX
5 4 (2.07%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.07%) HTML5
5 4 (2.07%) SOAP
6 3 (1.55%) REST
6 3 (1.55%) RESTful
6 3 (1.55%) WCF
7 2 (1.04%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.04%) CSS3
7 2 (1.04%) JSON
7 2 (1.04%) Laravel
7 2 (1.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.66%) e-Learning
3 8 (4.15%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.63%) User Experience
5 5 (2.59%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.59%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.07%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.55%) CESG
7 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.55%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.55%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.55%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) Windows
2 14 (7.25%) Windows 7
3 12 (6.22%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.59%) Linux
5 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.07%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.51%) ITIL
3 24 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (11.92%) Project Management
5 18 (9.33%) Document Management
6 17 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (8.29%) Scrum
8 14 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.74%) Business Analysis
9 13 (6.74%) Information Security
10 10 (5.18%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.66%) Migration
11 9 (4.66%) Practice Management
12 8 (4.15%) ETL
12 8 (4.15%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.15%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.63%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.63%) Kanban
13 7 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (3.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.51%) SQL
2 9 (4.66%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.63%) C#
5 5 (2.59%) Java
5 5 (2.59%) VBA
6 4 (2.07%) Python
7 3 (1.55%) PHP
7 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.55%) VBScript
8 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.52%) Ruby
9 1 (0.52%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.22%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.59%) CISM
3 5 (2.59%) CISSP
4 4 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.55%) CCNA
5 3 (1.55%) CGEIT
5 3 (1.55%) CISA
5 3 (1.55%) CRISC
5 3 (1.55%) ISEB
5 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.04%) CCNP
6 2 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.04%) MOS
6 2 (1.04%) PMP
6 2 (1.04%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.07%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.07%) QA
3 3 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (5.70%) Active Directory
1 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.59%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.59%) XenApp
2 5 (2.59%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.55%) XenServer
4 2 (1.04%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.04%) Firmware
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.52%) NFS
5 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (4.66%) SCCM
2 4 (2.07%) Puppet
3 3 (1.55%) Ansible
3 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.55%) SCOM
4 2 (1.04%) EnCase
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.52%) FTK
5 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.84%) Citrix
3 12 (6.22%) VMware
4 11 (5.70%) Cisco
5 7 (3.63%) Tableau
6 5 (2.59%) F5
6 5 (2.59%) HP
6 5 (2.59%) Interwoven
7 3 (1.55%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.55%) iManage
7 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.04%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.04%) AppSense
8 2 (1.04%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle
8 2 (1.04%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.04%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.04%) Veeam
9 1 (0.52%) hybris
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