The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 56 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 0.99% 1.14%
As % of the General category 1.04% 3.51% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £550 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +189.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- -34.06%
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
289 228 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.37% 28.11% 44.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 92 127
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 19
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +54.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Legal across the Hertfordshire region.

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Legal across the Hertfordshire region.

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Low Latency

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) C# Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Performance Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cost Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Apigee
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) hybris
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Mashery
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) SAP