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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 176 146 142
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing Legal 727 873 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.65% 1.62%
As % of the General category 3.99% 4.16% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 626 526
Median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 27
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.68 £33.00 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.11%
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
18220 20989 19647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.18% 39.61% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 13730 12437
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 574 503
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.83 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +8.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -53 414 £425 - 129
South East +19 116 £425 +6.25% 24
Yorkshire +29 55 £420 +23.52% 25
West Midlands -13 47 £450 +12.50% 18
East of England +26 35 £350 -9.09% 12
North West -30 20 £418 +11.33% 24
East Midlands -17 14 £420 -1.17% 4
South West -6 10 £563 +44.23% 15
North East -24 8 £575 +59.72% 2
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 616 (40.58%) Finance
2 282 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (18.38%) Project Management
4 248 (16.34%) Law
5 200 (13.18%) Windows
6 195 (12.85%) Microsoft
7 161 (10.61%) Management Information System
8 157 (10.34%) ITIL
9 154 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 154 (10.14%) Degree
10 149 (9.82%) Banking
11 148 (9.75%) MS Office
12 144 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
13 139 (9.16%) SQL
14 127 (8.37%) Active Directory
15 119 (7.84%) Business Analysis
16 117 (7.71%) MS Excel
17 112 (7.38%) PRINCE2
18 111 (7.31%) Information Security
19 107 (7.05%) SQL Server
20 104 (6.85%) Risk Management
21 102 (6.72%) User Experience
22 95 (6.26%) Marketing
22 95 (6.26%) Document Management
23 92 (6.06%) Security Cleared
24 90 (5.93%) Data Protection
24 90 (5.93%) Change Management
25 86 (5.67%) Citrix
26 85 (5.60%) Publishing
26 85 (5.60%) 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 68 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 43 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 37 (2.44%) CMS
5 21 (1.38%) IIS
6 20 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.86%) Skype for Business
8 11 (0.72%) Apache
9 8 (0.53%) Confluence
9 8 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.46%) SAS
11 6 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.33%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.33%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.33%) WordPress
13 4 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 148 (9.75%) MS Office
2 117 (7.71%) MS Excel
3 42 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (2.11%) MS Project
5 18 (1.19%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.066%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.066%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.46%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.46%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.33%) OpenText MBPM
4 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (0.13%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.17%) Office 365
3 18 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.05%) SaaS
5 10 (0.66%) Mimecast
6 8 (0.53%) GitHub
6 8 (0.53%) IaaS
7 7 (0.46%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
9 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.13%) Yammer
10 1 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.75%) Firewall
2 47 (3.10%) WAN
3 43 (2.83%) Internet
3 43 (2.83%) LAN
4 26 (1.71%) Network Security
4 26 (1.71%) VPN
5 25 (1.65%) SAN
6 24 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.52%) DNS
8 20 (1.32%) Wireless
9 14 (0.92%) DHCP
9 14 (0.92%) Extranet
10 13 (0.86%) Intranet
10 13 (0.86%) WebEx
11 12 (0.79%) SMS
11 12 (0.79%) SSL
12 11 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (0.72%) HTTP
13 8 (0.53%) MPLS
14 7 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.98%) Big Data
3 27 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 18 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.72%) MongoDB
11 10 (0.66%) NoSQL
12 9 (0.59%) MySQL
12 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.46%) Pentaho
14 7 (0.46%) QlikView
15 6 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.40%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (1.78%) JIRA
2 20 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 14 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.33%) Maven
6 5 (0.33%) Subversion
7 3 (0.20%) Ant
7 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.20%) ERwin
7 3 (0.20%) Gradle
7 3 (0.20%) InstallShield
7 3 (0.20%) JUnit
7 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.20%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.20%) MSI
7 3 (0.20%) Selenium
7 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 616 (40.58%) Finance
2 248 (16.34%) Law
3 149 (9.82%) Banking
4 95 (6.26%) Marketing
5 85 (5.60%) Publishing
6 68 (4.48%) Telecoms
7 61 (4.02%) Retail
8 37 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 36 (2.37%) Financial Institution
10 35 (2.31%) Back Office
11 25 (1.65%) Front Office
12 21 (1.38%) Manufacturing
13 20 (1.32%) Advertising
14 17 (1.12%) Billing
15 11 (0.72%) French Language
15 11 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.66%) Automotive
17 7 (0.46%) Games
18 6 (0.40%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 393 (25.89%) Analyst
2 209 (13.77%) Project Manager
3 155 (10.21%) Business Analyst
4 97 (6.39%) Architect
5 91 (5.99%) Designer
6 87 (5.73%) Developer
7 70 (4.61%) Content Designer
8 65 (4.28%) Service Analyst
9 58 (3.82%) Consultant
9 58 (3.82%) Support Analyst
10 57 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
11 49 (3.23%) Legal Analyst
12 45 (2.96%) IT Manager
13 38 (2.50%) IT Analyst
13 38 (2.50%) Programme Manager
14 32 (2.11%) Senior Manager
15 31 (2.04%) Desktop Support
16 30 (1.98%) Trainer
17 29 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
18 26 (1.71%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.61%) .NET
2 59 (3.89%) HTML
3 44 (2.90%) Web Services
4 42 (2.77%) CSS
4 42 (2.77%) XML
5 37 (2.44%) jQuery
6 26 (1.71%) HTML5
7 25 (1.65%) AngularJS
8 24 (1.58%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.19%) .NET Framework
10 16 (1.05%) JSON
11 15 (0.99%) SOAP
12 14 (0.92%) CSS3
12 14 (0.92%) Node.js
12 14 (0.92%) REST
13 13 (0.86%) Middleware
14 11 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (0.72%) J2EE
15 10 (0.66%) RESTful
16 9 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 144 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (6.72%) User Experience
4 57 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 55 (3.62%) Social Media
6 39 (2.57%) Data Centre
7 37 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
8 36 (2.37%) Virtual Team
9 28 (1.84%) Computer Science
9 28 (1.84%) Freedom of Information
10 25 (1.65%) e-Learning
11 24 (1.58%) Equities
11 24 (1.58%) Fixed Income
12 22 (1.45%) iPhone
13 21 (1.38%) iPad
14 16 (1.05%) CESG
14 16 (1.05%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.05%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.99%) NHS
15 15 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 200 (13.18%) Windows
2 85 (5.60%) Windows 7
3 63 (4.15%) Windows Server
4 48 (3.16%) Linux
5 40 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (2.57%) Windows XP
7 35 (2.31%) Unix
8 31 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
11 11 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.66%) Android
12 10 (0.66%) Solaris
12 10 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.40%) CentOS
14 4 (0.26%) VMS
15 1 (0.066%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.066%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (18.38%) Project Management
3 157 (10.34%) ITIL
4 154 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (7.84%) Business Analysis
6 112 (7.38%) PRINCE2
7 111 (7.31%) Information Security
8 104 (6.85%) Risk Management
9 95 (6.26%) Document Management
10 90 (5.93%) Change Management
10 90 (5.93%) Data Protection
11 81 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (5.14%) Scrum
13 77 (5.07%) Service Management
14 68 (4.48%) Service Delivery
15 67 (4.41%) Migration
16 63 (4.15%) Programme Management
17 58 (3.82%) Analytics
18 57 (3.75%) CRM
19 56 (3.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 139 (9.16%) SQL
2 56 (3.69%) C#
3 43 (2.83%) Java
4 39 (2.57%) JavaScript
5 38 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 28 (1.84%) C
7 21 (1.38%) PowerShell
8 13 (0.86%) VBA
9 12 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.66%) C++
10 10 (0.66%) VB
11 9 (0.59%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.53%) PHP
12 8 (0.53%) Python
13 6 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.33%) R
14 5 (0.33%) Ruby
15 4 (0.26%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.26%) VBScript
15 4 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 154 (10.14%) Degree
2 92 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 51 (3.36%) CISSP
5 43 (2.83%) PMI Certification
5 43 (2.83%) PMP
6 32 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (1.84%) CISM
9 24 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 22 (1.45%) CCNP
10 22 (1.45%) MCP
11 20 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 16 (1.05%) ISEB
14 15 (0.99%) CCNA
14 15 (0.99%) CISA
15 13 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
15 13 (0.86%) CESG Certified Professional
16 12 (0.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (2.90%) QA
3 41 (2.70%) SLA
4 29 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.52%) MiFID
6 22 (1.45%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 10 (0.66%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.40%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.33%) WCAG
13 4 (0.26%) FATCA
13 4 (0.26%) GxP
13 4 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.26%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.26%) SSAE 16
14 3 (0.20%) EMIR
14 3 (0.20%) ISO22301
14 3 (0.20%) ISO27002
System Software
1 127 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.25%) XenApp
4 13 (0.86%) vSphere
5 11 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.72%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.46%) vCloud
6 7 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.46%) XenServer
7 6 (0.40%) Docker
8 5 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.26%) DFS Replication
9 4 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.20%) Firmware
10 3 (0.20%) HDFS
10 3 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.20%) NFS
10 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (2.37%) SCCM
2 14 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.92%) Puppet
3 12 (0.79%) Ansible
3 12 (0.79%) SCOM
4 7 (0.46%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.46%) EnCase
4 7 (0.46%) HP SIM
4 7 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (0.33%) WMI
5 5 (0.33%) WSUS
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.20%) Nagios
7 3 (0.20%) Oozie
8 2 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 195 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 86 (5.67%) Citrix
3 61 (4.02%) iManage
3 61 (4.02%) VMware
4 58 (3.82%) Cisco
5 57 (3.75%) Oracle
6 56 (3.69%) SAP
7 43 (2.83%) HP
8 25 (1.65%) NetApp
9 24 (1.58%) CheckPoint
9 24 (1.58%) Tableau
10 23 (1.52%) IBM
11 22 (1.45%) Symantec
12 15 (0.99%) ServiceNow
13 14 (0.92%) Google
14 10 (0.66%) Avaya
14 10 (0.66%) Reuters
15 9 (0.59%) Adobe
16 8 (0.53%) Juniper
16 8 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
Volt
Rate: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chelmsford
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Solicitors Regulation Authority
Rate: £21,666 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £650 - £710 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Michael Blake Associates Limited
Rate: From £650 to £950 per day + expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Borehamwood
Recital Consulting Ltd
Rate: 200-235 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £525 per day 4 months + Extensions expected
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago