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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
Rank 39 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Legal 15 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.92% 1.40% 2.64%
As % of the General category 10.49% 3.61% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Median daily rate £330 £450 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +233.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £47.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-47.47% +120.93%

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
143 194 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.34% 38.88% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 115 86
Median daily rate £400 £388 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £242 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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
Chelmsford - 2 £198 - 1
Basildon - 1 - -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) OO
2 16 (59.26%) Marketing
2 16 (59.26%) Digital Marketing
2 16 (59.26%) Virtual Team
3 14 (51.85%) Analytics
4 13 (48.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (48.15%) Big Data
4 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (48.15%) Open Source
4 13 (48.15%) Social Media
4 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (48.15%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) J2EE
4 13 (48.15%) SOA
4 13 (48.15%) SMS
4 13 (48.15%) Adobe
4 13 (48.15%) Zachman Framework
4 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
5 12 (44.44%) Adobe Campaign
6 11 (40.74%) Big Data Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
7 9 (33.33%) B2C
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
8 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) MS Office
10 5 (18.52%) Automotive
10 5 (18.52%) Management Information System

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 13 (48.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SMS
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (59.26%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
1 13 (48.15%) Digital Architect
1 13 (48.15%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 8 (29.63%) IT Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Application Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Application Development Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
1 13 (48.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Virtual Team
2 13 (48.15%) Social Media
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) PMI
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Digital Marketing
2 16 (59.26%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) Analytics
4 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (48.15%) Open Source
4 13 (48.15%) SOA
4 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
4 13 (48.15%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (40.74%) Big Data Analytics
5 11 (40.74%) Data Analytics
6 9 (33.33%) B2C
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
1 4 (14.81%) PMP
2 2 (7.41%) CISA
2 2 (7.41%) CISM
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Adobe
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) IBM