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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 44 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.94% 1.77% 2.61%
As % of the General category 7.25% 4.33% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £438 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £375 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £625 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 - £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.62 - £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.36%
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
193 254 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.46% 40.90% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 149 88
Median daily rate £363 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Legal Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 July 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
Brentwood +5 2 - -
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (75.00%) Project Management
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Automotive
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (41.67%) PMP
3 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
3 10 (41.67%) Logistics
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
3 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (41.67%) Coaching
4 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 7 (29.17%) Change Control
6 6 (25.00%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Big Data
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
7 4 (16.67%) Social Media
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) SMS
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) Java

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 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SMS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (54.17%) Automotive
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Digital Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Social Media
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Coaching
2 10 (41.67%) Logistics
2 10 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
2 10 (41.67%) PRINCE
2 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
1 10 (41.67%) PMP
1 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCDA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) Infor
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) SAP