The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
South East / Kent
Rank 28 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Legal 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.98% 0.47% 1.10%
As % of the General category 9.09% 1.23% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £405 £379
% change year-on-year
-5.24% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £29.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +67.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 43.82% 38.21% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 65 52
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £185.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +362.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £500 -
Dartford - 1 £450 -
Dover - 1 £488 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Legal.

1 10 (50.00%) Law
2 9 (45.00%) Document Management
2 9 (45.00%) Practice Management
3 8 (40.00%) iManage
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) MS Project
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
7 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (5.00%) Case Management
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) Coaching
9 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
9 1 (5.00%) Information Management
9 1 (5.00%) Replication

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (50.00%) Law
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Document Management
1 9 (45.00%) Practice Management
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Case Management
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.00%) Information Management
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) iManage
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft