The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 88 88 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Legal 37 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.56% 1.40% 1.08%
As % of the General category 5.13% 4.74% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 14
Average daily rate £575 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £161 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £598 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £19.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+143.58% +27.86%
Legal
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
721 739 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.32% 29.48% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 443 386
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 65
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.25 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.38% -41.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the East of England region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the East of England region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +7 18 £594 +18.75% 4
Hertfordshire +9 8 £606 -6.73% 4
Essex -11 7 £450 +71.42% 5
Cambridgeshire - 4 £450 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 16 (26.67%) Information Security
2 13 (21.67%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) SAP
3 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (15.00%) Marketing
5 9 (15.00%) Cryptography
5 9 (15.00%) Network Security
5 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.33%) Project Management
6 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) REST
7 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
7 7 (11.67%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (11.67%) SOAP
7 7 (11.67%) Windows
7 7 (11.67%) Java
7 7 (11.67%) .NET
8 6 (10.00%) SQL
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.00%) JBoss
8 6 (10.00%) SOA
8 6 (10.00%) User Experience
9 5 (8.33%) User Stories
9 5 (8.33%) Mobile App

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) JBoss
2 4 (6.67%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.67%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.67%) Extranet
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.67%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.00%) Big Data
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Lumira
4 1 (1.67%) OLAP
4 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Ant
1 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.67%) Maven
1 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.00%) Automotive
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
5 2 (3.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Architect
2 13 (21.67%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Information Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Information Security Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Architect
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Technical Architect
7 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
1 7 (11.67%) REST
1 7 (11.67%) SOAP
2 4 (6.67%) Ajax
2 4 (6.67%) CSS
2 4 (6.67%) EclipseLink
2 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) Java SE
2 4 (6.67%) JAX-RS
2 4 (6.67%) JAX-WS
2 4 (6.67%) jQuery
2 4 (6.67%) JSR 170
2 4 (6.67%) SAML
2 4 (6.67%) Spring
2 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
2 4 (6.67%) Struts
2 4 (6.67%) TopLink
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) XHTML
2 4 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.00%) User Experience
5 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.67%) Clustering
6 4 (6.67%) Replication
7 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.00%) Social Media
8 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.33%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.67%) CMDB
9 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.67%) FMCG
9 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Solaris
3 4 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Information Security
2 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (8.33%) B2C
7 5 (8.33%) People Management
7 5 (8.33%) User Stories
8 4 (6.67%) BPR
8 4 (6.67%) Data Management
8 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.67%) Migration
8 4 (6.67%) MVC
8 4 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) C++
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) ABAP
5 2 (3.33%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ACCA
1 3 (5.00%) CIMA
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) CISSP
2 2 (3.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.67%) CCA
3 1 (1.67%) CSSLP
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) GAAP
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) COBIT
4 1 (1.67%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) SAP
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Apigee
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) hybris
4 1 (1.67%) iManage
4 1 (1.67%) Mashery
4 1 (1.67%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (1.67%) Northgate
4 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
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