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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 41 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Legal 13 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.25% 1.26% 2.30%
As % of the General category 9.15% 2.98% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Median daily rate £350 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £253 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -30.10%
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
142 235 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.50% 42.27% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 114 90
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% -4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.40 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 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
Chelmsford +5 1 - -
Witham - 1 £575 -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (52.94%) Marketing
2 17 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 16 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (47.06%) Social Media
3 16 (47.06%) Big Data
3 16 (47.06%) Analytics
3 16 (47.06%) J2EE
3 16 (47.06%) OO
3 16 (47.06%) SMS
4 15 (44.12%) SOA
4 15 (44.12%) Adobe
4 15 (44.12%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 15 (44.12%) Big Data Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Data Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Open Source
4 15 (44.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (44.12%) Zachman Framework
4 15 (44.12%) TOGAF
5 14 (41.18%) Adobe Campaign
6 10 (29.41%) Project Management
7 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
8 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) B2C
9 5 (14.71%) VPN

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 15 (44.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) MS Project
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SMS
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Extranet
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 18 (52.94%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Automotive
4 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.94%) French Language
6 1 (2.94%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Architect
1 16 (47.06%) Digital Architect
1 16 (47.06%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (32.35%) IT Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Development Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Documentation Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) J2EE
2 15 (44.12%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 16 (47.06%) Social Media
3 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (47.06%) Analytics
3 16 (47.06%) OO
3 16 (47.06%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (44.12%) Big Data Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Data Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (44.12%) Open Source
4 15 (44.12%) SOA
4 15 (44.12%) TOGAF
4 15 (44.12%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) B2C
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCDA
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) CCNP
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CISA
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Adobe
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Infor
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) SAP