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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
UK / England
Rank 138 134 162
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Contract jobs citing Legal 770 859 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.84% 1.80% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.94% 4.70% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 568 460
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £212 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £579 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 15
Median hourly rate £22.95 £23.32 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +26.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £15.90 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.25 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £47.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-43.15% +143.58%

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
15586 18259 18453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.22% 38.29% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10287 12013 11877
Median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 482 413
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +35.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.23 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -2 466 £450 +5.88% 145
South East +40 130 £425 +3.03% 32
Yorkshire +29 42 £411 +6.12% 18
North West +7 37 £375 +7.14% 16
East of England -11 29 £350 -36.36% 9
North East -14 20 £350 +21.73%
South West +10 16 £350 -12.50% 11
West Midlands -19 14 £288 -25.80% 6
East Midlands -9 8 £375 -6.25% 3
Midlands +2 2 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 564 (38.37%) Finance
2 293 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (17.55%) Project Management
4 243 (16.53%) Law
5 217 (14.76%) Microsoft
6 185 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 181 (12.31%) Windows
8 174 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
9 165 (11.22%) Banking
10 156 (10.61%) MS Office
11 153 (10.41%) Degree
12 146 (9.93%) MS Excel
13 137 (9.32%) Management Information System
14 133 (9.05%) Active Directory
15 126 (8.57%) ITIL
16 124 (8.44%) Change Management
17 120 (8.16%) Security Cleared
18 118 (8.03%) Information Security
19 113 (7.69%) SQL
20 100 (6.80%) PRINCE2
20 100 (6.80%) Risk Management
21 97 (6.60%) Analytics
22 94 (6.39%) Marketing
23 93 (6.33%) Data Protection
24 86 (5.85%) SharePoint
25 82 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
26 80 (5.44%) User Experience
27 79 (5.37%) Service Delivery
28 78 (5.31%) SC Cleared
29 76 (5.17%) Retail

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 86 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 28 (1.90%) CMS
4 25 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 23 (1.56%) Confluence
6 21 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.29%) IIS
8 13 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (0.82%) WordPress
10 10 (0.68%) Mule
11 9 (0.61%) Mule ESB
11 9 (0.61%) SAS
12 8 (0.54%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.41%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.34%) Apache
14 5 (0.34%) Drupal
14 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.20%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 156 (10.61%) MS Office
2 146 (9.93%) MS Excel
3 64 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (3.81%) MS Project
5 40 (2.72%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.068%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.068%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.82%) Adobe Campaign
4 10 (0.68%) SAP GTS
5 7 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.41%) Relativity
6 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.27%) FastStats
7 4 (0.27%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.20%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.14%) Orchestrade
9 2 (0.14%) Ringtail
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.14%) Summit
9 2 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 1 (0.068%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.84%) Office 365
3 25 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.29%) SaaS
5 12 (0.82%) IaaS
6 10 (0.68%) Yammer
7 7 (0.48%) GitHub
7 7 (0.48%) PaaS
8 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 5 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.27%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.27%) SmartFocus
11 1 (0.068%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.068%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.068%) G Suite
11 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.54%) Firewall
2 36 (2.45%) WAN
3 32 (2.18%) Internet
4 30 (2.04%) SAN
5 29 (1.97%) LAN
6 27 (1.84%) Network Security
7 26 (1.77%) NAS
8 23 (1.56%) VPN
9 20 (1.36%) Skype
10 19 (1.29%) HTTP
10 19 (1.29%) Wireless
11 18 (1.22%) Intranet
11 18 (1.22%) TCP/IP
12 17 (1.16%) DNS
13 16 (1.09%) SMS
14 13 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (0.88%) VoIP
15 12 (0.82%) Extranet
16 10 (0.68%) Unified Communications
17 9 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.59%) Big Data
3 34 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (1.84%) Relational Database
4 27 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 20 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 12 (0.82%) Apache Hive
10 12 (0.82%) HBase
10 12 (0.82%) MySQL
11 11 (0.75%) Neo4j
11 11 (0.75%) Power BI
12 10 (0.68%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.68%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.54%) DB2
13 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (3.67%) JIRA
2 40 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (1.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.48%) Selenium
5 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.41%) JUnit
6 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.27%) Grunt
8 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.20%) ERwin
8 3 (0.20%) Protractor
8 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.14%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.14%) Gradle
9 2 (0.14%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.14%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.068%) Ranorex
General
1 564 (38.37%) Finance
2 243 (16.53%) Law
3 165 (11.22%) Banking
4 94 (6.39%) Marketing
5 76 (5.17%) Retail
6 67 (4.56%) Publishing
7 43 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 39 (2.65%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.70%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.16%) Back Office
12 16 (1.09%) Billing
13 15 (1.02%) Advertising
14 13 (0.88%) Front Office
15 12 (0.82%) Automotive
16 9 (0.61%) Games
17 8 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
18 7 (0.48%) French Language
18 7 (0.48%) General Ledger
18 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 369 (25.10%) Analyst
2 187 (12.72%) Project Manager
3 116 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 110 (7.48%) Developer
5 86 (5.85%) Architect
6 78 (5.31%) Designer
7 75 (5.10%) Consultant
8 67 (4.56%) Service Analyst
9 60 (4.08%) Content Designer
10 53 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
11 47 (3.20%) IT Manager
11 47 (3.20%) Trainer
12 44 (2.99%) Administrator
13 43 (2.93%) Support Analyst
14 41 (2.79%) Legal Analyst
15 35 (2.38%) Programme Manager
16 33 (2.24%) Senior Manager
17 32 (2.18%) IT Trainer
17 32 (2.18%) Security Analyst
18 30 (2.04%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.15%) Web Services
2 60 (4.08%) HTML
3 50 (3.40%) .NET
4 43 (2.93%) CSS
5 39 (2.65%) XML
6 29 (1.97%) AngularJS
7 23 (1.56%) jQuery
8 20 (1.36%) CSS3
9 19 (1.29%) HTML5
10 15 (1.02%) ASP.NET
10 15 (1.02%) J2EE
10 15 (1.02%) Middleware
11 13 (0.88%) JSON
11 13 (0.88%) Node.js
12 12 (0.82%) Spring
12 12 (0.82%) Velocity
13 11 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (0.75%) RESTful
14 10 (0.68%) Java EE
14 10 (0.68%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 174 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.44%) User Experience
4 47 (3.20%) Virtual Team
5 46 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 42 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 37 (2.52%) Social Media
8 33 (2.24%) e-Learning
9 30 (2.04%) Equities
10 28 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
11 27 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (1.84%) iPad
12 24 (1.63%) Fixed Income
13 21 (1.43%) iPhone
14 18 (1.22%) Computer Science
14 18 (1.22%) Reference Data
15 15 (1.02%) PMI
16 14 (0.95%) Clustering
16 14 (0.95%) Derivative
16 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 181 (12.31%) Windows
2 75 (5.10%) Windows 7
3 45 (3.06%) Linux
4 40 (2.72%) Unix
4 40 (2.72%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.18%) Windows 10
6 29 (1.97%) Windows XP
7 27 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.36%) Android
8 20 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.09%) Solaris
10 12 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.27%) CentOS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.068%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (17.55%) Project Management
3 185 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (8.57%) ITIL
5 124 (8.44%) Change Management
6 118 (8.03%) Information Security
7 100 (6.80%) PRINCE2
7 100 (6.80%) Risk Management
8 97 (6.60%) Analytics
9 93 (6.33%) Data Protection
10 82 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (5.37%) Service Delivery
12 74 (5.03%) Migration
13 71 (4.83%) Business Analysis
14 58 (3.95%) Programme Management
15 57 (3.88%) Mentoring
16 54 (3.67%) Data Modelling
16 54 (3.67%) Scrum
17 53 (3.61%) Practice Management
18 52 (3.54%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 113 (7.69%) SQL
2 49 (3.33%) Java
3 46 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 40 (2.72%) C#
5 24 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 21 (1.43%) C
6 21 (1.43%) Python
7 20 (1.36%) T-SQL
8 9 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 8 (0.54%) VBA
10 7 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (0.48%) ES6
10 7 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.41%) C++
12 5 (0.34%) Perl
12 5 (0.34%) R
12 5 (0.34%) XQuery
13 4 (0.27%) Ruby
13 4 (0.27%) X++
14 2 (0.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 153 (10.41%) Degree
2 120 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 78 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 39 (2.65%) CISSP
5 32 (2.18%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.84%) PMP
7 22 (1.50%) CISM
8 20 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (1.22%) ISEB
11 16 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
11 16 (1.09%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.88%) MCSE
13 11 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.61%) CIPD
14 9 (0.61%) CISA
14 9 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.61%) GIAC
15 8 (0.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.47%) QA
2 40 (2.72%) SLA
3 33 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.18%) MiFID
5 25 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 24 (1.63%) GDPR
7 20 (1.36%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
10 10 (0.68%) EMIR
11 9 (0.61%) FATCA
12 5 (0.34%) GAAP
12 5 (0.34%) ISO27002
13 4 (0.27%) Basel III
13 4 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.27%) P3O
14 3 (0.20%) COSO
14 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.20%) RMADS
14 3 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 133 (9.05%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 14 (0.95%) Veritas File System
4 6 (0.41%) Docker
4 6 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.14%) vCloud
6 2 (0.14%) vSphere
7 1 (0.068%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.068%) HDFS
7 1 (0.068%) IAG
7 1 (0.068%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.068%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.43%) NetBackup
2 11 (0.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 11 (0.75%) SCCM
2 11 (0.75%) WSUS
3 7 (0.48%) Puppet
4 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (0.41%) Nagios
4 6 (0.41%) vMotion
4 6 (0.41%) WMI
5 4 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.27%) EnCase
5 4 (0.27%) Kibana
5 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.20%) Ansible
6 3 (0.20%) Control-M
6 3 (0.20%) logstash
6 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.20%) Rsyslog
7 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 217 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 57 (3.88%) SAP
3 52 (3.54%) Oracle
4 44 (2.99%) Cisco
4 44 (2.99%) Citrix
5 38 (2.59%) VMware
6 24 (1.63%) iManage
7 23 (1.56%) Sun
8 21 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 21 (1.43%) Sophos
8 21 (1.43%) Splunk
9 20 (1.36%) Adobe
10 18 (1.22%) Symantec
11 17 (1.16%) Veritas
12 16 (1.09%) Google
13 14 (0.95%) Tableau
14 13 (0.88%) Cloudera
14 13 (0.88%) Intel Security
14 13 (0.88%) Nuix
14 13 (0.88%) Rackspace
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £240 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £135.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: From £22,073 to £23,912 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Rate: From £600 to £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 10 days ago