The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 50 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Legal 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.81% 1.69% 1.92%
As % of the General category 4.30% 4.66% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £396
% change year-on-year
- -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £18.50 £18.31
% change year-on-year
+78.37% +1.06%
Legal
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
186 193 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 42.18% 36.35% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 113 111
Median daily rate £410 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £249 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 13 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.28% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the Essex region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Essex region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
2 11 (73.33%) Automotive
3 10 (66.67%) Logistics
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (66.67%) PMP
3 10 (66.67%) PMI Certification
3 10 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 10 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (66.67%) Coaching
3 10 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 10 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Change Control
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (20.00%) JAX-WS
7 3 (20.00%) Ext JS
7 3 (20.00%) JSR 170
7 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
7 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) OSGi

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (73.33%) Automotive
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Ajax
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) Ext JS
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) Java SE
1 3 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 3 (20.00%) JPA
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) JSR 170
1 3 (20.00%) OSGi
1 3 (20.00%) REST
1 3 (20.00%) SAML
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (20.00%) Struts
1 3 (20.00%) TopLink
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
1 3 (20.00%) XHTML
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Coaching
1 10 (66.67%) Logistics
1 10 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 10 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 10 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 10 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) B2C
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Information Management
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 10 (66.67%) PMP
1 10 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001