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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 170 151 140
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Legal 711 818 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.63% 1.63%
As % of the General category 4.16% 4.21% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 504 553
Median daily rate £400 £411 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 21
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £10.48 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £15.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.88%
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
17090 19446 19931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.30% 38.85% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11445 12594 12986
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 518 485
Median hourly rate £24.41 £27.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -25 416 £424 -1.74% 114
South East +36 124 £378 +0.66% 27
Yorkshire -8 47 £413 +3.12% 13
North West -39 34 £350 -20.00% 22
East of England +14 30 £388 -3.12% 8
South West +6 21 £350 -6.66% 11
West Midlands -39 14 £431 +20.79% 11
East Midlands -12 13 £360 +4.34% 5
North East -51 10 £398 +5.29% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 581 (40.35%) Finance
2 325 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (17.92%) Project Management
4 238 (16.53%) Law
5 188 (13.06%) Microsoft
6 178 (12.36%) Windows
7 172 (11.94%) Management Information System
8 171 (11.88%) Degree
9 167 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
10 161 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 147 (10.21%) Banking
12 139 (9.65%) MS Office
13 138 (9.58%) ITIL
14 129 (8.96%) Active Directory
15 127 (8.82%) Information Security
16 125 (8.68%) MS Excel
17 121 (8.40%) SQL
18 106 (7.36%) Risk Management
19 103 (7.15%) Marketing
20 101 (7.01%) User Experience
21 97 (6.74%) Change Management
22 95 (6.60%) PRINCE2
23 92 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
24 91 (6.32%) Business Analysis
24 91 (6.32%) Data Protection
25 89 (6.18%) Security Cleared
25 89 (6.18%) SharePoint
26 87 (6.04%) SQL Server
27 86 (5.97%) Retail
28 84 (5.83%) Publishing

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 89 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.85%) CMS
3 34 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 22 (1.53%) IIS
6 18 (1.25%) Confluence
7 15 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (0.97%) Apache
8 14 (0.97%) WordPress
9 11 (0.76%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (0.69%) SAS
11 9 (0.63%) Joomla!
11 9 (0.63%) Mule
11 9 (0.63%) Mule ESB
12 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.42%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.42%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 139 (9.65%) MS Office
2 125 (8.68%) MS Excel
3 61 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (3.68%) MS Project
5 36 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.21%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.14%) Snagit
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.069%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.97%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.42%) Relativity
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.14%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.14%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.14%) Sonata
6 2 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.15%) Office 365
3 20 (1.39%) SaaS
4 19 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.69%) GitHub
5 10 (0.69%) Yammer
6 9 (0.63%) IaaS
7 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.28%) PaaS
9 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) Boomi
10 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.069%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.069%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.65%) Firewall
2 46 (3.19%) Internet
3 30 (2.08%) VPN
4 29 (2.01%) WAN
5 24 (1.67%) LAN
5 24 (1.67%) Network Security
5 24 (1.67%) SAN
6 23 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.53%) Intranet
8 20 (1.39%) SMS
9 18 (1.25%) DNS
10 14 (0.97%) HTTP
10 14 (0.97%) Wireless
11 12 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (0.83%) WebEx
12 11 (0.76%) SSL
13 10 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (0.63%) DHCP
14 9 (0.63%) Ethernet
14 9 (0.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.06%) Big Data
3 27 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 23 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (0.83%) MySQL
9 12 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.49%) Power BI
13 6 (0.42%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.35%) DB2
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.35%) SAP BW
15 4 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 55 (3.82%) JIRA
2 33 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.28%) Gradle
6 4 (0.28%) JUnit
6 4 (0.28%) Selenium
7 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.21%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.21%) Grunt
7 3 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.21%) Protractor
8 2 (0.14%) ERwin
8 2 (0.14%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.14%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.14%) Toad
8 2 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 581 (40.35%) Finance
2 238 (16.53%) Law
3 147 (10.21%) Banking
4 103 (7.15%) Marketing
5 86 (5.97%) Retail
6 84 (5.83%) Publishing
7 47 (3.26%) Telecoms
8 42 (2.92%) Financial Institution
9 33 (2.29%) Investment Banking
10 23 (1.60%) Advertising
11 21 (1.46%) Front Office
12 19 (1.32%) Back Office
13 18 (1.25%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.97%) Billing
15 11 (0.76%) Games
16 10 (0.69%) Automotive
16 10 (0.69%) French Language
17 6 (0.42%) Electronics
17 6 (0.42%) Private Banking
17 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 353 (24.51%) Analyst
2 178 (12.36%) Project Manager
3 131 (9.10%) Business Analyst
4 108 (7.50%) Designer
5 97 (6.74%) Developer
6 83 (5.76%) Architect
7 79 (5.49%) Content Designer
8 66 (4.58%) Consultant
9 65 (4.51%) Service Analyst
10 54 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
11 43 (2.99%) IT Manager
12 41 (2.85%) Trainer
13 38 (2.64%) Legal Analyst
14 35 (2.43%) Support Analyst
15 32 (2.22%) IT Analyst
15 32 (2.22%) Programme Manager
16 30 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
17 28 (1.94%) IT Project Manager
18 26 (1.81%) Administrator
18 26 (1.81%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (4.72%) .NET
2 59 (4.10%) HTML
3 58 (4.03%) Web Services
4 39 (2.71%) CSS
5 38 (2.64%) XML
6 27 (1.88%) jQuery
7 24 (1.67%) ASP.NET
8 19 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 19 (1.32%) J2EE
9 17 (1.18%) Middleware
10 13 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (0.90%) Node.js
11 11 (0.76%) SOAP
11 11 (0.76%) Spring
11 11 (0.76%) Velocity
12 10 (0.69%) Java EE
12 10 (0.69%) WCF
13 9 (0.63%) FpML
13 9 (0.63%) JSON
13 9 (0.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 172 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 167 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (7.01%) User Experience
4 57 (3.96%) Social Media
5 53 (3.68%) Virtual Team
6 49 (3.40%) Blackberry
7 41 (2.85%) Data Centre
8 39 (2.71%) Equities
9 37 (2.57%) e-Learning
10 36 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
11 35 (2.43%) Fixed Income
12 32 (2.22%) iPad
13 28 (1.94%) Computer Science
14 24 (1.67%) iPhone
15 18 (1.25%) Statistics
16 17 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.97%) Driving Licence
17 14 (0.97%) Economics
17 14 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.97%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 178 (12.36%) Windows
2 75 (5.21%) Windows 7
3 50 (3.47%) Linux
4 45 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 41 (2.85%) Unix
6 28 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (1.81%) Windows XP
8 24 (1.67%) Windows 10
9 23 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (1.25%) Android
11 13 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.69%) CentOS
12 10 (0.69%) Solaris
13 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (17.92%) Project Management
3 161 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 138 (9.58%) ITIL
5 127 (8.82%) Information Security
6 106 (7.36%) Risk Management
7 97 (6.74%) Change Management
8 95 (6.60%) PRINCE2
9 92 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
10 91 (6.32%) Business Analysis
10 91 (6.32%) Data Protection
11 84 (5.83%) Analytics
12 83 (5.76%) Service Delivery
13 70 (4.86%) Programme Management
14 65 (4.51%) Scrum
14 65 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 63 (4.38%) Document Management
15 63 (4.38%) SEO
16 57 (3.96%) Migration
16 57 (3.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (8.40%) SQL
2 52 (3.61%) Java
3 48 (3.33%) C#
4 37 (2.57%) JavaScript
5 25 (1.74%) T-SQL
6 22 (1.53%) C
7 17 (1.18%) PowerShell
7 17 (1.18%) Python
8 16 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 13 (0.90%) VBA
10 8 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.42%) C++
11 6 (0.42%) PHP
12 4 (0.28%) ABAP
12 4 (0.28%) Perl
12 4 (0.28%) R
12 4 (0.28%) VB
12 4 (0.28%) X++
12 4 (0.28%) XQuery
13 3 (0.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 171 (11.88%) Degree
2 89 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 53 (3.68%) CISSP
4 50 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.01%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.88%) PMP
7 25 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.74%) CISM
8 24 (1.67%) ISEB
9 19 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.25%) CCNP
11 17 (1.18%) CCNA
11 17 (1.18%) CISA
12 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
13 15 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (0.90%) GIAC
14 13 (0.90%) SANS
15 12 (0.83%) MCP
15 12 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (3.06%) QA
3 41 (2.85%) SLA
4 32 (2.22%) MiFID
4 32 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.39%) Data Quality
6 15 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.83%) EMIR
8 10 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
8 10 (0.69%) FATCA
9 7 (0.49%) JSP 440
9 7 (0.49%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.42%) WCAG
11 5 (0.35%) ISO27002
12 4 (0.28%) Basel III
12 4 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.28%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.28%) SSAE 16
13 3 (0.21%) GAAP
System Software
1 129 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.63%) vSphere
5 8 (0.56%) XenApp
6 6 (0.42%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.42%) vCloud
6 6 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (0.42%) Veritas File System
7 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.28%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.21%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.21%) HDFS
10 2 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.14%) Firmware
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.14%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (2.08%) SCCM
2 9 (0.63%) EnCase
3 8 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (0.56%) Nagios
4 7 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.49%) SCOM
4 7 (0.49%) WSUS
5 6 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.42%) Puppet
6 4 (0.28%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.28%) Ansible
7 3 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.21%) Oozie
8 2 (0.14%) Control-M
8 2 (0.14%) FTK
8 2 (0.14%) Nessus
8 2 (0.14%) Nmap
8 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 188 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 57 (3.96%) Citrix
3 53 (3.68%) Oracle
4 51 (3.54%) Cisco
5 47 (3.26%) VMware
6 45 (3.13%) iManage
7 44 (3.06%) SAP
8 23 (1.60%) HP
9 22 (1.53%) Adobe
9 22 (1.53%) Tableau
10 18 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.11%) Symantec
12 15 (1.04%) Sun
13 14 (0.97%) ServiceNow
14 11 (0.76%) Forcepoint
14 11 (0.76%) Google
14 11 (0.76%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.69%) IBM
15 10 (0.69%) NetApp
15 10 (0.69%) Rackspace
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