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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 34 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 16 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.76% 0.77% 1.90%
As % of the General category 9.70% 1.69% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Median daily rate £350 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £332 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -53.84%
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
165 237 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.82% 45.84% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 107 78
Median daily rate £375 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £254 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 37
Median hourly rate £32.40 £35.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 0 2 £195 -
Brentwood +9 1 - -
Witham - 1 £575 -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 11 (44.00%) Marketing
1 11 (44.00%) Virtual Team
2 10 (40.00%) Social Media
2 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) Analytics
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 10 (40.00%) SMS
3 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 9 (36.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (36.00%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 9 (36.00%) Data Analytics
3 9 (36.00%) Open Source
4 8 (32.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (32.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (32.00%) Adobe
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) 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 8 (32.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
2 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SMS
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) Extranet
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Automotive
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
1 10 (40.00%) Digital Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (28.00%) IT Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Documentation Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Information Officer
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Virtual Team
2 10 (40.00%) Social Media
3 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
1 10 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Data Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) Open Source
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) SOA
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (36.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCDA
1 3 (12.00%) CCNA
1 3 (12.00%) CCNP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CISM
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) GSEC
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Adobe
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) SAP