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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 181 139 151
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Contract jobs citing Legal 710 889 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.43% 1.72% 1.54%
As % of the General category 3.96% 4.36% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 643 478
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £605 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.68 £29.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
17950 20413 19098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.05% 39.48% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12120 13453 12104
Median daily rate £450 £443 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 519 515
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.45 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -50 394 £425 +3.03% 135
South East +8 122 £400 +14.28% 26
Yorkshire +21 53 £388 +13.97% 19
West Midlands -5 47 £450 +12.50% 10
East of England +27 29 £438 +8.02% 14
North West -30 28 £352 +8.30% 17
North East -31 13 £348 -2.11% 1
East Midlands -15 12 £425 - 5
South West -20 6 £563 +41.50% 14
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 658 (41.28%) Finance
2 290 (18.19%) Law
3 284 (17.82%) Project Management
4 265 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (13.68%) Microsoft
6 214 (13.43%) Windows
7 170 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 169 (10.60%) Banking
9 166 (10.41%) MS Office
10 161 (10.10%) ITIL
11 147 (9.22%) Degree
12 140 (8.78%) SQL
13 130 (8.16%) Management Information System
14 127 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
15 124 (7.78%) Business Analysis
16 122 (7.65%) Active Directory
17 120 (7.53%) MS Excel
18 114 (7.15%) Information Security
19 113 (7.09%) PRINCE2
20 110 (6.90%) SQL Server
21 101 (6.34%) Risk Management
22 100 (6.27%) Windows 7
23 96 (6.02%) Document Management
24 93 (5.83%) Change Management
25 92 (5.77%) Marketing
26 91 (5.71%) User Experience
27 90 (5.65%) Citrix
28 84 (5.27%) Security Cleared
29 83 (5.21%) Data Protection
30 82 (5.14%) Service Management

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 61 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 50 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 46 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (1.44%) CMS
5 18 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (0.94%) IIS
6 15 (0.94%) Skype for Business
7 9 (0.56%) Confluence
8 7 (0.44%) SAS
9 6 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.38%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.25%) Apache
11 4 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 166 (10.41%) MS Office
2 120 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 43 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.82%) MS Project
5 17 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS
9 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.063%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 13 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.63%) SAP CO
2 10 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 10 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.31%) OpenText MBPM
5 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.19%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.19%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.13%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.13%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.13%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.13%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.51%) Office 365
2 22 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.88%) SaaS
5 12 (0.75%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.56%) IaaS
7 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.38%) GitHub
8 6 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.063%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.063%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.063%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.45%) WAN
2 53 (3.32%) Firewall
3 52 (3.26%) LAN
4 46 (2.89%) Internet
5 35 (2.20%) VPN
6 27 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 26 (1.63%) SAN
8 25 (1.57%) DNS
9 24 (1.51%) Wireless
10 22 (1.38%) Network Security
11 18 (1.13%) DHCP
12 15 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (0.88%) Extranet
14 12 (0.75%) Intranet
14 12 (0.75%) WebEx
15 10 (0.63%) HTTP
15 10 (0.63%) VoIP
16 9 (0.56%) SMS
16 9 (0.56%) SSL
17 8 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (1.32%) Big Data
6 19 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 17 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 17 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.63%) MySQL
10 9 (0.56%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.56%) QlikView
11 8 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.44%) Pentaho
12 7 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (1.69%) JIRA
2 22 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.44%) Maven
7 6 (0.38%) Subversion
8 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.25%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.25%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.25%) MSI
9 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.19%) Ant
10 3 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.19%) ERwin
10 3 (0.19%) Gradle
10 3 (0.19%) JUnit
10 3 (0.19%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.19%) Selenium
10 3 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 658 (41.28%) Finance
2 290 (18.19%) Law
3 169 (10.60%) Banking
4 92 (5.77%) Marketing
5 79 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 66 (4.14%) Publishing
7 58 (3.64%) Retail
8 42 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.20%) Back Office
10 31 (1.94%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.63%) Front Office
12 25 (1.57%) Manufacturing
13 19 (1.19%) Billing
14 16 (1.00%) Advertising
15 14 (0.88%) Automotive
16 11 (0.69%) Games
16 11 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.56%) French Language
18 6 (0.38%) German Language
19 4 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 434 (27.23%) Analyst
2 218 (13.68%) Project Manager
3 177 (11.10%) Business Analyst
4 90 (5.65%) Architect
5 87 (5.46%) Developer
6 69 (4.33%) Consultant
7 67 (4.20%) Designer
8 65 (4.08%) Service Analyst
9 63 (3.95%) Support Analyst
10 59 (3.70%) Legal Analyst
11 58 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
12 52 (3.26%) Content Designer
13 49 (3.07%) IT Analyst
14 46 (2.89%) IT Manager
15 38 (2.38%) Programme Manager
16 34 (2.13%) Desktop Support
17 33 (2.07%) Senior Analyst
18 32 (2.01%) IT Support
19 31 (1.94%) Security Analyst
19 31 (1.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.64%) .NET
2 49 (3.07%) HTML
3 38 (2.38%) Web Services
4 35 (2.20%) CSS
5 32 (2.01%) XML
6 30 (1.88%) jQuery
7 27 (1.69%) HTML5
8 21 (1.32%) .NET Framework
8 21 (1.32%) AngularJS
9 15 (0.94%) CSS3
9 15 (0.94%) JSON
10 14 (0.88%) REST
11 13 (0.82%) ASP.NET
11 13 (0.82%) SOAP
12 12 (0.75%) Node.js
13 11 (0.69%) Middleware
14 9 (0.56%) RESTful
15 8 (0.50%) J2EE
16 7 (0.44%) ODBC
16 7 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.16%) Management Information System
2 127 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (5.71%) User Experience
4 69 (4.33%) Blackberry
5 40 (2.51%) Data Centre
5 40 (2.51%) Social Media
6 30 (1.88%) Virtual Team
7 29 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
8 25 (1.57%) Freedom of Information
9 24 (1.51%) Computer Science
10 22 (1.38%) Mobile App
11 19 (1.19%) e-Learning
11 19 (1.19%) Equities
11 19 (1.19%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.19%) iPad
11 19 (1.19%) iPhone
12 15 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.88%) CESG
13 14 (0.88%) Derivative
13 14 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 214 (13.43%) Windows
2 100 (6.27%) Windows 7
3 64 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 43 (2.70%) Linux
5 39 (2.45%) Windows XP
6 38 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (1.94%) Unix
9 23 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.00%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.94%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.82%) Android
13 11 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
14 10 (0.63%) Solaris
14 10 (0.63%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.25%) VMS
16 1 (0.063%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.063%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.063%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (17.82%) Project Management
2 265 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 161 (10.10%) ITIL
5 124 (7.78%) Business Analysis
6 114 (7.15%) Information Security
7 113 (7.09%) PRINCE2
8 101 (6.34%) Risk Management
9 96 (6.02%) Document Management
10 93 (5.83%) Change Management
11 83 (5.21%) Data Protection
12 82 (5.14%) Service Management
13 77 (4.83%) Scrum
14 73 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
15 62 (3.89%) Migration
16 59 (3.70%) Programme Management
17 55 (3.45%) CRM
17 55 (3.45%) Service Delivery
18 54 (3.39%) Business Development
19 52 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (8.78%) SQL
2 46 (2.89%) C#
3 44 (2.76%) Java
4 39 (2.45%) JavaScript
5 38 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 30 (1.88%) C
7 19 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 11 (0.69%) C++
8 11 (0.69%) VBA
9 9 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.44%) Python
11 7 (0.44%) Ruby
12 6 (0.38%) Perl
12 6 (0.38%) PHP
12 6 (0.38%) VB
13 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.19%) ABAP
14 3 (0.19%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 147 (9.22%) Degree
2 84 (5.27%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.89%) CISSP
4 49 (3.07%) PMI Certification
4 49 (3.07%) PMP
5 48 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 36 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (2.13%) CISM
8 33 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (1.57%) MCP
11 23 (1.44%) CCNP
11 23 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 17 (1.07%) ISEB
14 16 (1.00%) CCNA
15 14 (0.88%) CISA
15 14 (0.88%) MCDST
15 14 (0.88%) MCSE
15 14 (0.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (2.70%) QA
3 38 (2.38%) SLA
4 26 (1.63%) MiFID
5 21 (1.32%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.56%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.44%) COBIT
9 7 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.38%) GxP
10 6 (0.38%) WCAG
11 4 (0.25%) FATCA
11 4 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.25%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.25%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.25%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.19%) COREP
System Software
1 122 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.13%) XenApp
4 13 (0.82%) vSphere
5 11 (0.69%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.44%) Docker
7 7 (0.44%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.38%) XenServer
9 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.31%) vCloud
9 5 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.25%) Firmware
10 4 (0.25%) LXC
10 4 (0.25%) NFS
11 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 34 (2.13%) SCCM
2 16 (1.00%) Puppet
3 15 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.82%) Ansible
4 13 (0.82%) EnCase
5 10 (0.63%) SCOM
6 9 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.56%) HP SIM
6 9 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.31%) WMI
7 5 (0.31%) WSUS
8 3 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.19%) FTK
8 3 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.19%) Oozie
9 2 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.13%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 218 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 90 (5.65%) Citrix
3 68 (4.27%) iManage
4 62 (3.89%) Oracle
5 61 (3.83%) SAP
5 61 (3.83%) VMware
6 59 (3.70%) Cisco
7 40 (2.51%) HP
8 28 (1.76%) IBM
9 26 (1.63%) NetApp
10 25 (1.57%) CheckPoint
11 20 (1.25%) Symantec
12 18 (1.13%) Tableau
13 15 (0.94%) ServiceNow
14 11 (0.69%) Avaya
14 11 (0.69%) Google
15 10 (0.63%) Reuters
15 10 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.56%) Becrypt
17 8 (0.50%) F5
Essex
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Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Rate: £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Royal Geographical Society
Rate: From £18,081 to £19,338 per annum (3 days per week)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £535 - £625 per day
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Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East Sussex
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Wokingham, Berkshire
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