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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
London / City of London
Rank 81 50 95
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +45
Contract jobs citing Legal 79 119 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.67% 3.72% 1.95%
As % of the General category 5.24% 6.65% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 101 80
Median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £25.49 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £47.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-43.15% +143.58%

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
1509 1790 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.93% 55.99% 51.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1425 2067
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 15
Median hourly rate £19.60 £32.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.76% +79.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 68 (40.96%) Finance
2 52 (31.33%) Law
3 27 (16.27%) Project Management
4 26 (15.66%) Information Security
5 25 (15.06%) Microsoft
6 24 (14.46%) SQL
7 22 (13.25%) Windows
8 20 (12.05%) Practice Management
8 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.84%) Degree
10 18 (10.84%) ITIL
11 16 (9.64%) Banking
12 15 (9.04%) Asset Management
12 15 (9.04%) Document Management
13 14 (8.43%) Financial Institution
13 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
13 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
14 13 (7.83%) Change Management
14 13 (7.83%) Network Design
15 12 (7.23%) Risk Management
15 12 (7.23%) MS Office
15 12 (7.23%) MS Excel
16 11 (6.63%) PRINCE2
16 11 (6.63%) Equities
17 10 (6.02%) Retail
17 10 (6.02%) MS Project
17 10 (6.02%) MiFID
17 10 (6.02%) Data Protection

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 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.81%) IIS
3 3 (1.81%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.23%) MS Excel
1 12 (7.23%) MS Office
2 10 (6.02%) MS Project
3 4 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.81%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.60%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.20%) Relativity
3 2 (1.20%) Ringtail
3 2 (1.20%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.60%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.60%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.60%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) Office 365
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Firewall
2 7 (4.22%) Network Security
2 7 (4.22%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) HTTP
5 4 (2.41%) Skype
6 3 (1.81%) Internet
7 2 (1.20%) VPN
7 2 (1.20%) WebEx
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.60%) DMZ
8 1 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.60%) Intranet
8 1 (0.60%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) NAS
8 1 (0.60%) SAN
8 1 (0.60%) WAN
8 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.81%) Big Data
4 3 (1.81%) Hyperion Smart View
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.20%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.60%) DTS
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) JIRA
2 4 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.60%) ERwin
3 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 68 (40.96%) Finance
2 52 (31.33%) Law
3 16 (9.64%) Banking
4 14 (8.43%) Financial Institution
5 10 (6.02%) Retail
6 8 (4.82%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.41%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
8 2 (1.20%) French Language
8 2 (1.20%) Front Office
8 2 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (24.10%) Analyst
2 18 (10.84%) Project Manager
3 15 (9.04%) Architect
4 14 (8.43%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.83%) Trainer
6 12 (7.23%) Developer
7 10 (6.02%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.22%) Legal Analyst
9 6 (3.61%) Consultant
9 6 (3.61%) IT Trainer
10 5 (3.01%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 5 (3.01%) IT Analyst
10 5 (3.01%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.01%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.41%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.41%) Service Analyst
11 4 (2.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (2.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) .NET
1 6 (3.61%) XML
2 5 (3.01%) HTML
3 4 (2.41%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.41%) RESTful
3 4 (2.41%) WCF
4 3 (1.81%) Node.js
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.81%) SOAP
4 3 (1.81%) Web Services
4 3 (1.81%) XMPP
5 2 (1.20%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.60%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.60%) HTML5
6 1 (0.60%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.63%) Equities
3 9 (5.42%) e-Learning
3 9 (5.42%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.82%) User Experience
5 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Animation
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.20%) Derivative
7 2 (1.20%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) iPhone
7 2 (1.20%) PMI
7 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.25%) Windows
2 10 (6.02%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.22%) Unix
4 6 (3.61%) Linux
5 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.27%) Project Management
2 26 (15.66%) Information Security
3 20 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.05%) Practice Management
4 19 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.84%) ITIL
6 15 (9.04%) Asset Management
6 15 (9.04%) Document Management
7 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (7.83%) Change Management
8 13 (7.83%) Network Design
9 12 (7.23%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.63%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.02%) Data Protection
12 9 (5.42%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (4.82%) Analytics
13 8 (4.82%) Investment Management
13 8 (4.82%) Migration
14 7 (4.22%) CRM
14 7 (4.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.46%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) C++
2 5 (3.01%) Python
3 4 (2.41%) C#
4 3 (1.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.81%) Perl
4 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.20%) VBA
6 1 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.60%) Java
6 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) CISM
2 7 (4.22%) CISSP
3 6 (3.61%) CNA
3 6 (3.61%) GCIA
3 6 (3.61%) GCIH
3 6 (3.61%) GIAC
3 6 (3.61%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (3.61%) Novell Certification
3 6 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.61%) PMP
3 6 (3.61%) SANS
4 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.20%) APMP
5 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) ACCA
6 1 (0.60%) CISA
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.60%) MOS
6 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) MiFID
2 7 (4.22%) GDPR
3 5 (3.01%) QA
4 3 (1.81%) FATCA
5 2 (1.20%) AIFMD
5 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.20%) EMIR
5 2 (1.20%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
5 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.60%) P3O
6 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.20%) EnCase
3 2 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.60%) Control-M
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.82%) Citrix
2 8 (4.82%) Interwoven
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle
3 7 (4.22%) SAP
4 6 (3.61%) Cisco
4 6 (3.61%) Sun
5 4 (2.41%) HP
5 4 (2.41%) Splunk
6 3 (1.81%) Adobe
6 3 (1.81%) iManage
6 3 (1.81%) Symantec
6 3 (1.81%) Tableau
7 2 (1.20%) Nuix
7 2 (1.20%) Reuters
8 1 (0.60%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.60%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.60%) Brocade
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) OpenText
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