The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 174 144 134
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -10
Contract jobs citing Legal 727 877 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.67% 1.67%
As % of the General category 4.12% 4.24% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 569 579
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -53.84%
Legal
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17650 20695 20665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 35.64% 39.31% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11929 13402 12771
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 592 502
Median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in England

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in England

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in England

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in England

Legal
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Legal Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Legal
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 402 £418 -1.76% 139
South East +27 109 £425 +13.33% 31
Yorkshire +21 56 £420 +11.11% 12
West Midlands -10 45 £450 +12.50% 9
East of England +26 41 £350 -3.44% 7
North West -28 24 £323 -7.85% 23
East Midlands -21 17 £425 +28.78% 9
South West +14 16 £500 +33.33% 10
North East -22 7 £350 -9.09% 1
Midlands -4 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 584 (40.05%) Finance
2 295 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (18.38%) Project Management
4 216 (14.81%) Law
5 180 (12.35%) Windows
6 165 (11.32%) Microsoft
7 162 (11.11%) ITIL
8 161 (11.04%) Management Information System
9 158 (10.84%) Degree
10 153 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 138 (9.47%) MS Office
11 138 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
12 135 (9.26%) Banking
13 127 (8.71%) Active Directory
14 122 (8.37%) SQL
15 113 (7.75%) Business Analysis
16 111 (7.61%) MS Excel
17 109 (7.48%) Information Security
18 108 (7.41%) PRINCE2
19 106 (7.27%) User Experience
20 102 (7.00%) Risk Management
21 93 (6.38%) SQL Server
21 93 (6.38%) Publishing
22 91 (6.24%) Change Management
23 90 (6.17%) Marketing
23 90 (6.17%) Data Protection
24 85 (5.83%) Security Cleared
25 83 (5.69%) Document Management
25 83 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
26 76 (5.21%) Windows 7

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 71 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 42 (2.88%) CMS
4 41 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (1.85%) IIS
6 15 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.89%) Skype for Business
8 12 (0.82%) Apache
9 11 (0.75%) WordPress
10 10 (0.69%) SAS
11 9 (0.62%) Confluence
12 8 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.41%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.41%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.34%) Drupal
15 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 138 (9.47%) MS Office
2 111 (7.61%) MS Excel
3 43 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (2.26%) MS Project
5 20 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.069%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.48%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.48%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.34%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (0.14%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.26%) Office 365
3 22 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.10%) SaaS
5 11 (0.75%) GitHub
6 7 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.41%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.21%) IaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Boomi
9 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.14%) Yammer
10 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.069%) PaaS
10 1 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.25%) Firewall
2 50 (3.43%) Internet
3 47 (3.22%) WAN
4 41 (2.81%) LAN
5 28 (1.92%) Network Security
5 28 (1.92%) VPN
6 24 (1.65%) SAN
7 22 (1.51%) TCP/IP
8 20 (1.37%) Wireless
9 19 (1.30%) Intranet
10 18 (1.23%) DNS
11 16 (1.10%) WebEx
12 14 (0.96%) SMS
13 13 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.89%) Extranet
13 13 (0.89%) HTTP
14 11 (0.75%) DHCP
14 11 (0.75%) SSL
15 10 (0.69%) MPLS
16 8 (0.55%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.47%) Big Data
3 24 (1.65%) Hadoop
4 23 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (0.96%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (0.75%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.62%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.41%) Pentaho
13 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.34%) MySQL
14 5 (0.34%) SAP BW
14 5 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (2.33%) JIRA
2 17 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.34%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.21%) ERwin
6 3 (0.21%) Gradle
6 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.21%) Protractor
6 3 (0.21%) Selenium
7 2 (0.14%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.14%) Grunt
7 2 (0.14%) gulp
7 2 (0.14%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.14%) MSI
7 2 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 584 (40.05%) Finance
2 216 (14.81%) Law
3 135 (9.26%) Banking
4 93 (6.38%) Publishing
5 90 (6.17%) Marketing
6 71 (4.87%) Retail
7 65 (4.46%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.47%) Financial Institution
9 31 (2.13%) Back Office
10 30 (2.06%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.78%) Advertising
12 25 (1.71%) Front Office
13 15 (1.03%) Billing
14 13 (0.89%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.82%) French Language
16 8 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.41%) Automotive
17 6 (0.41%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.34%) Games
18 5 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 359 (24.62%) Analyst
2 187 (12.83%) Project Manager
3 142 (9.74%) Business Analyst
4 104 (7.13%) Designer
5 95 (6.52%) Architect
6 87 (5.97%) Developer
7 80 (5.49%) Content Designer
8 60 (4.12%) Consultant
9 56 (3.84%) Service Analyst
10 51 (3.50%) Support Analyst
11 49 (3.36%) IT Manager
11 49 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
12 40 (2.74%) Legal Analyst
12 40 (2.74%) Programme Manager
13 37 (2.54%) IT Analyst
13 37 (2.54%) Trainer
14 33 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (1.92%) Desktop Support
16 25 (1.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (1.71%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.18%) .NET
2 53 (3.64%) HTML
3 46 (3.16%) Web Services
4 42 (2.88%) XML
5 34 (2.33%) CSS
6 28 (1.92%) jQuery
7 23 (1.58%) AngularJS
8 20 (1.37%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.23%) Middleware
10 15 (1.03%) J2EE
10 15 (1.03%) JSON
10 15 (1.03%) Node.js
11 12 (0.82%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (0.82%) RESTful
11 12 (0.82%) SOAP
12 11 (0.75%) FpML
12 11 (0.75%) HTML5
12 11 (0.75%) REST
12 11 (0.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.04%) Management Information System
2 138 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (7.27%) User Experience
4 58 (3.98%) Social Media
5 50 (3.43%) Blackberry
6 41 (2.81%) Data Centre
7 40 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 35 (2.40%) Equities
9 34 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
10 33 (2.26%) Fixed Income
11 28 (1.92%) e-Learning
12 27 (1.85%) iPhone
13 26 (1.78%) iPad
14 25 (1.71%) Computer Science
14 25 (1.71%) Freedom of Information
15 17 (1.17%) CESG
15 17 (1.17%) Replication
16 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 180 (12.35%) Windows
2 76 (5.21%) Windows 7
3 62 (4.25%) Windows Server
4 48 (3.29%) Linux
5 40 (2.74%) Windows XP
6 39 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (2.33%) Unix
8 30 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
11 10 (0.69%) Solaris
12 8 (0.55%) Android
12 8 (0.55%) CentOS
12 8 (0.55%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.55%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.27%) VMS
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (18.38%) Project Management
3 162 (11.11%) ITIL
4 153 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (7.75%) Business Analysis
6 109 (7.48%) Information Security
7 108 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 102 (7.00%) Risk Management
9 91 (6.24%) Change Management
10 90 (6.17%) Data Protection
11 83 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
11 83 (5.69%) Document Management
12 73 (5.01%) Service Management
13 70 (4.80%) Service Delivery
14 69 (4.73%) Scrum
15 67 (4.60%) Programme Management
16 62 (4.25%) Analytics
16 62 (4.25%) Migration
17 61 (4.18%) SEO
18 59 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (8.37%) SQL
2 45 (3.09%) C#
3 36 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 34 (2.33%) Java
5 31 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 25 (1.71%) C
7 21 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 17 (1.17%) Shell Script
9 10 (0.69%) Python
9 10 (0.69%) VBA
10 8 (0.55%) C++
11 7 (0.48%) PHP
11 7 (0.48%) VB
12 5 (0.34%) Perl
12 5 (0.34%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.27%) R
13 4 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.27%) X++
13 4 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 158 (10.84%) Degree
2 85 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 51 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 50 (3.43%) CISSP
5 41 (2.81%) PMI Certification
5 41 (2.81%) PMP
6 30 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (1.65%) CISM
8 24 (1.65%) MCP
9 20 (1.37%) CCNP
9 20 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.23%) ISEB
11 17 (1.17%) CCNA
11 17 (1.17%) CISA
12 14 (0.96%) MCSE
12 14 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (0.89%) CESG Certified Professional
13 13 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.57%) QA
2 50 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.88%) SLA
4 32 (2.19%) MiFID
5 28 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 22 (1.51%) Data Quality
7 18 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.75%) EMIR
9 10 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 10 (0.69%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (0.55%) FATCA
11 6 (0.41%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.34%) WCAG
13 4 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.27%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.27%) SSAE 16
14 3 (0.21%) AIFMD
14 3 (0.21%) ISO27002
15 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 127 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.96%) XenApp
4 12 (0.82%) vSphere
5 11 (0.75%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.48%) vCloud
8 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.34%) XenServer
9 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.21%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.21%) Docker
10 3 (0.21%) HDFS
10 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.14%) Firmware
11 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (2.06%) SCCM
2 13 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.89%) Puppet
3 11 (0.75%) Ansible
4 10 (0.69%) SCOM
5 7 (0.48%) WSUS
6 6 (0.41%) EnCase
7 5 (0.34%) WMI
8 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.27%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.27%) Nagios
8 4 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.21%) Oozie
10 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 165 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 69 (4.73%) Citrix
3 60 (4.12%) Cisco
4 53 (3.64%) iManage
4 53 (3.64%) SAP
4 53 (3.64%) VMware
5 48 (3.29%) Oracle
6 34 (2.33%) HP
7 25 (1.71%) Tableau
8 23 (1.58%) CheckPoint
8 23 (1.58%) NetApp
9 18 (1.23%) IBM
9 18 (1.23%) Symantec
10 16 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 12 (0.82%) Google
11 12 (0.82%) Rackspace
12 10 (0.69%) Adobe
12 10 (0.69%) Forcepoint
12 10 (0.69%) Reuters
13 9 (0.62%) Juniper
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £190 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 350-450pd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Unspecified - £Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £28 - £50 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: Market Rates Apply
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £575 - £610 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago