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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
UK / England
Rank 152 147 147
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Legal 658 759 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.61% 1.63% 1.57%
As % of the General category 4.37% 4.20% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 496 487
Median daily rate £409 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £206 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +37.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £11.58 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £46.80 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +37.64%

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
15049 18053 17914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.88% 38.82% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9957 11718 11854
Median daily rate £451 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 482 425
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.95 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -15 384 £438 +2.94% 153
South East +51 130 £375 -11.76% 31
Yorkshire +15 43 £410 +1.23% 13
East of England -2 29 £350 -39.13% 15
North West -11 18 £375 -20.63% 27
North East -17 18 £388 +1.97%
South West -3 13 £350 -8.49% 7
West Midlands -20 10 £288 -21.23% 13
East Midlands +6 9 £338 -22.85% 7
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 550 (39.54%) Finance
2 283 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (17.97%) Project Management
4 230 (16.53%) Law
5 196 (14.09%) Microsoft
6 183 (13.16%) Windows
7 175 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
8 162 (11.65%) Management Information System
9 155 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 155 (11.14%) Degree
10 146 (10.50%) MS Office
11 145 (10.42%) Banking
12 135 (9.71%) MS Excel
12 135 (9.71%) Active Directory
13 129 (9.27%) ITIL
14 117 (8.41%) Information Security
15 116 (8.34%) Security Cleared
16 108 (7.76%) SQL
17 103 (7.40%) PRINCE2
18 100 (7.19%) Change Management
19 98 (7.05%) Risk Management
19 98 (7.05%) Marketing
20 96 (6.90%) Data Protection
21 90 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
22 86 (6.18%) Service Delivery
23 85 (6.11%) Analytics
24 80 (5.75%) SharePoint
25 79 (5.68%) Windows 7
26 78 (5.61%) SQL Server
26 78 (5.61%) User Experience

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 80 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.88%) CMS
3 33 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 31 (2.23%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.80%) IIS
6 20 (1.44%) Confluence
7 15 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 15 (1.08%) Skype for Business
8 13 (0.93%) WordPress
9 12 (0.86%) Apache
10 9 (0.65%) Joomla!
10 9 (0.65%) Mule
10 9 (0.65%) Mule ESB
10 9 (0.65%) SAS
11 8 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.36%) Drupal
12 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.29%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 146 (10.50%) MS Office
2 135 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 60 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (3.74%) MS Project
5 41 (2.95%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.072%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.072%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.43%) Relativity
4 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.14%) Ringtail
7 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.14%) Sonata
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.072%) Orchestrade
8 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.072%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.072%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.23%) Office 365
3 27 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.22%) SaaS
5 9 (0.65%) IaaS
5 9 (0.65%) Yammer
6 8 (0.58%) GitHub
6 8 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.29%) PaaS
8 3 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.22%) SmartFocus
9 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.072%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.072%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.10%) Firewall
2 31 (2.23%) Internet
3 30 (2.16%) Network Security
4 28 (2.01%) WAN
5 24 (1.73%) SAN
5 24 (1.73%) VPN
6 22 (1.58%) LAN
7 20 (1.44%) SMS
7 20 (1.44%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.37%) DNS
8 19 (1.37%) Intranet
8 19 (1.37%) Wireless
9 17 (1.22%) NAS
10 14 (1.01%) Skype
11 13 (0.93%) HTTP
12 11 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (0.72%) VoIP
14 9 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (0.58%) DSL
16 7 (0.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.16%) Big Data
3 34 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.73%) Hadoop
7 19 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.08%) MongoDB
10 13 (0.93%) Apache Hive
10 13 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (0.86%) MySQL
12 11 (0.79%) HBase
13 10 (0.72%) Neo4j
13 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.65%) Power BI
15 8 (0.58%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (3.88%) JIRA
2 33 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.58%) Selenium
5 6 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.29%) Grunt
7 4 (0.29%) JUnit
8 3 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.22%) Protractor
8 3 (0.22%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.14%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.14%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.14%) Gradle
9 2 (0.14%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.14%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
10 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
General
1 550 (39.54%) Finance
2 230 (16.53%) Law
3 145 (10.42%) Banking
4 98 (7.05%) Marketing
5 76 (5.46%) Retail
6 73 (5.25%) Publishing
7 41 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 32 (2.30%) Financial Institution
9 30 (2.16%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.51%) Advertising
11 19 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.08%) Back Office
12 15 (1.08%) Front Office
13 11 (0.79%) Billing
14 10 (0.72%) Automotive
15 9 (0.65%) Games
16 8 (0.58%) French Language
17 7 (0.50%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.43%) Electronics
18 6 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 357 (25.66%) Analyst
2 178 (12.80%) Project Manager
3 115 (8.27%) Business Analyst
4 97 (6.97%) Developer
5 94 (6.76%) Designer
6 82 (5.90%) Architect
7 70 (5.03%) Content Designer
8 65 (4.67%) Service Analyst
9 54 (3.88%) Consultant
10 51 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
11 41 (2.95%) Support Analyst
12 40 (2.88%) IT Manager
12 40 (2.88%) Trainer
13 35 (2.52%) Administrator
13 35 (2.52%) Legal Analyst
14 29 (2.08%) Senior Manager
15 27 (1.94%) IT Analyst
16 26 (1.87%) Programme Manager
16 26 (1.87%) Security Analyst
17 25 (1.80%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.60%) .NET
2 60 (4.31%) HTML
2 60 (4.31%) Web Services
3 44 (3.16%) CSS
4 37 (2.66%) XML
5 27 (1.94%) jQuery
6 24 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.51%) AngularJS
8 18 (1.29%) J2EE
9 17 (1.22%) Middleware
10 15 (1.08%) Node.js
11 12 (0.86%) Spring
12 11 (0.79%) CSS3
12 11 (0.79%) JSON
12 11 (0.79%) Velocity
13 10 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (0.72%) HTML5
13 10 (0.72%) Java EE
13 10 (0.72%) React
13 10 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 175 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (11.65%) Management Information System
3 78 (5.61%) User Experience
4 53 (3.81%) Virtual Team
5 48 (3.45%) Social Media
6 47 (3.38%) Blackberry
7 43 (3.09%) Data Centre
8 34 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
9 32 (2.30%) Equities
10 31 (2.23%) e-Learning
10 31 (2.23%) iPad
11 29 (2.08%) Fixed Income
12 25 (1.80%) Computer Science
13 24 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (1.73%) iPhone
14 23 (1.65%) Statistics
15 19 (1.37%) Reference Data
16 17 (1.22%) Data Integration
17 13 (0.93%) Driving Licence
17 13 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 183 (13.16%) Windows
2 79 (5.68%) Windows 7
3 46 (3.31%) Linux
4 41 (2.95%) Unix
4 41 (2.95%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.16%) Windows 10
6 27 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.80%) Windows XP
8 21 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.29%) Android
10 13 (0.93%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.72%) CentOS
11 10 (0.72%) Solaris
12 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.072%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (17.97%) Project Management
3 155 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 129 (9.27%) ITIL
5 117 (8.41%) Information Security
6 103 (7.40%) PRINCE2
7 100 (7.19%) Change Management
8 98 (7.05%) Risk Management
9 96 (6.90%) Data Protection
10 90 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (6.18%) Service Delivery
12 85 (6.11%) Analytics
13 73 (5.25%) Business Analysis
14 72 (5.18%) Migration
15 60 (4.31%) Programme Management
16 55 (3.95%) Document Management
17 54 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
18 52 (3.74%) Mentoring
19 51 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
19 51 (3.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 108 (7.76%) SQL
2 49 (3.52%) Java
3 48 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 46 (3.31%) C#
5 23 (1.65%) T-SQL
6 19 (1.37%) Python
7 18 (1.29%) C
7 18 (1.29%) PowerShell
8 17 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 11 (0.79%) VBA
10 7 (0.50%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.43%) C++
11 6 (0.43%) ES6
12 5 (0.36%) PHP
12 5 (0.36%) VB
13 4 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.29%) Perl
13 4 (0.29%) R
13 4 (0.29%) X++
13 4 (0.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 155 (11.14%) Degree
2 116 (8.34%) Security Cleared
3 73 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 44 (3.16%) CISSP
5 28 (2.01%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.94%) PMP
7 23 (1.65%) CISM
8 20 (1.44%) ISEB
9 17 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 16 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (1.01%) DV Cleared
12 14 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (0.86%) CISA
14 12 (0.86%) MCSE
15 11 (0.79%) CCNA
15 11 (0.79%) GIAC
16 9 (0.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.38%) QA
2 38 (2.73%) SLA
3 37 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (1.94%) Data Quality
5 25 (1.80%) MiFID
5 25 (1.80%) PCI DSS
6 16 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.93%) EMIR
8 12 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
9 10 (0.72%) GDPR
10 9 (0.65%) FATCA
11 6 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.43%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.36%) ISO27002
13 4 (0.29%) Basel III
13 4 (0.29%) GAAP
14 3 (0.22%) COSO
14 3 (0.22%) RMADS
14 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 135 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (0.58%) Veritas File System
5 6 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.29%) Docker
7 4 (0.29%) vCloud
7 4 (0.29%) vSphere
7 4 (0.29%) XenApp
8 3 (0.22%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.22%) HDFS
8 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.072%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.072%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (1.37%) SCCM
2 14 (1.01%) NetBackup
3 11 (0.79%) WSUS
4 10 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (0.50%) EnCase
5 7 (0.50%) Nagios
5 7 (0.50%) Puppet
6 5 (0.36%) vMotion
6 5 (0.36%) WMI
7 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.22%) Ansible
8 3 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.22%) Kibana
8 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.14%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.14%) Rsyslog
9 2 (0.14%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 196 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 51 (3.67%) Oracle
3 49 (3.52%) Citrix
4 48 (3.45%) Cisco
5 46 (3.31%) VMware
6 40 (2.88%) SAP
7 32 (2.30%) iManage
8 23 (1.65%) Adobe
9 21 (1.51%) Splunk
10 19 (1.37%) HP
11 18 (1.29%) Sophos
11 18 (1.29%) Tableau
12 17 (1.22%) Google
12 17 (1.22%) Sun
13 16 (1.15%) Symantec
14 14 (1.01%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.93%) Nuix
15 13 (0.93%) Rackspace
16 11 (0.79%) Cloudera
16 11 (0.79%) Veritas
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £140 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £140 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £12 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £20 to £26 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago