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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 44 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 10 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.34% 1.89% 1.34%
As % of the General category 5.52% 5.21% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £388 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +181.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £15.25 £18.31
% change year-on-year
+155.73% -16.68%
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
181 192 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 42.29% 36.29% 36.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 118 137
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 12 23
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £36.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £48.60 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

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 5 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 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Automotive
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (50.00%) PMP
3 10 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (50.00%) Coaching
3 10 (50.00%) Logistics
3 10 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (40.00%) Marketing
6 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) B2C
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) User Experience
8 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (20.00%) JAX-RS
8 4 (20.00%) User Stories
8 4 (20.00%) EclipseLink
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
8 4 (20.00%) JAX-WS
8 4 (20.00%) Java SE

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 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (20.00%) JBoss
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Ant
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (60.00%) Automotive
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (40.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) French Language
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Ajax
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) Ext JS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) Java SE
1 4 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 4 (20.00%) JPA
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) JSR 170
1 4 (20.00%) OSGi
1 4 (20.00%) REST
1 4 (20.00%) SAML
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Spring
1 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (20.00%) Struts
1 4 (20.00%) TopLink
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
1 4 (20.00%) XHTML
1 4 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
4 3 (15.00%) Social Media
5 2 (10.00%) Reinsurance
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Coaching
1 10 (50.00%) Logistics
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 10 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) B2C
4 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) Information Management
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 10 (50.00%) PMP
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) iManage
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware