The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 137 115 94
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing Legal 408 462 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.88% 2.03% 2.23%
As % of the General category 4.38% 4.45% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 308 384
Median daily rate £408 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £5.00 £22.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.27% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -11.11%
Legal
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9309 10386 10865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.95% 45.71% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 7282 8050
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 114 122
Median hourly rate £21.03 £23.34 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.89% +8.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.56 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.63 £50.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in London

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in London

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in London

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in London

Legal
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
City of London -25 80 £424 -10.68% 37
Canary Wharf +9 8 £513 +41.37%
Teddington - 5 - -
Feltham -1 2 £527 -
Croydon -19 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £438 -
Uxbridge - 2 £175 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £300 -
Twickenham - 1 £350 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 357 (43.17%) Finance
2 185 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (20.44%) Law
4 148 (17.90%) Project Management
5 114 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 113 (13.66%) Banking
7 112 (13.54%) Windows
8 106 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 99 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
10 94 (11.37%) Degree
11 86 (10.40%) Active Directory
12 85 (10.28%) SQL
12 85 (10.28%) Management Information System
13 84 (10.16%) Information Security
14 80 (9.67%) MS Excel
15 78 (9.43%) MS Office
16 76 (9.19%) ITIL
17 72 (8.71%) SharePoint
18 68 (8.22%) Business Analysis
19 61 (7.38%) Change Management
20 60 (7.26%) Risk Management
21 58 (7.01%) Retail
22 57 (6.89%) Marketing
23 56 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
24 52 (6.29%) JIRA
24 52 (6.29%) Analytics
25 51 (6.17%) Firewall
26 50 (6.05%) Programme Management
26 50 (6.05%) PRINCE2
26 50 (6.05%) SQL Server

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 72 (8.71%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 20 (2.42%) CMS
4 18 (2.18%) Confluence
5 15 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (1.69%) IIS
7 11 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.09%) SAS
8 9 (1.09%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.73%) Apache
9 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.60%) Drupal
10 5 (0.60%) WordPress
11 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.24%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 80 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 78 (9.43%) MS Office
3 44 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (3.87%) MS Project
5 26 (3.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Relativity
2 3 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.24%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Sonata
3 2 (0.24%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Orchestrade
4 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.42%) Office 365
3 16 (1.93%) SaaS
4 11 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.09%) IaaS
5 9 (1.09%) Yammer
6 5 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.48%) GitHub
7 4 (0.48%) PaaS
8 3 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.36%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.12%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.17%) Firewall
2 28 (3.39%) Internet
3 19 (2.30%) Network Security
3 19 (2.30%) VPN
4 17 (2.06%) WAN
5 16 (1.93%) DNS
6 15 (1.81%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.69%) LAN
8 12 (1.45%) WebEx
9 11 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (1.33%) HTTP
9 11 (1.33%) SAN
9 11 (1.33%) SSL
10 10 (1.21%) Intranet
11 9 (1.09%) DHCP
12 8 (0.97%) DSL
12 8 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (0.97%) Wireless
13 7 (0.85%) MPLS
14 6 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.18%) Big Data
2 18 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (1.81%) Relational Database
3 15 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.73%) Pentaho
9 4 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.48%) QlikView
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 52 (6.29%) JIRA
2 15 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.36%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.24%) ERwin
6 2 (0.24%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.24%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.24%) Toad
6 2 (0.24%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.12%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.12%) Concordion
7 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.12%) JBehave
7 1 (0.12%) MSI
7 1 (0.12%) Subversion
7 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 357 (43.17%) Finance
2 169 (20.44%) Law
3 113 (13.66%) Banking
4 58 (7.01%) Retail
5 57 (6.89%) Marketing
6 41 (4.96%) Financial Institution
7 33 (3.99%) Investment Banking
8 23 (2.78%) Publishing
9 21 (2.54%) Back Office
10 19 (2.30%) Front Office
11 14 (1.69%) Advertising
12 10 (1.21%) Billing
13 9 (1.09%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.73%) French Language
14 6 (0.73%) Games
14 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.73%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.73%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 221 (26.72%) Analyst
2 102 (12.33%) Project Manager
3 89 (10.76%) Business Analyst
4 53 (6.41%) Developer
5 52 (6.29%) Architect
6 38 (4.59%) Designer
7 36 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 35 (4.23%) Legal Analyst
9 31 (3.75%) Trainer
10 29 (3.51%) Consultant
10 29 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
11 27 (3.26%) IT Analyst
12 24 (2.90%) IT Manager
13 23 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (2.66%) Programme Manager
15 21 (2.54%) Content Designer
15 21 (2.54%) Support Analyst
16 19 (2.30%) Senior Manager
17 18 (2.18%) IT Project Manager
18 17 (2.06%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.11%) HTML
2 32 (3.87%) .NET
3 27 (3.26%) XML
4 26 (3.14%) CSS
5 25 (3.02%) Web Services
6 17 (2.06%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.06%) jQuery
7 13 (1.57%) Middleware
8 11 (1.33%) Node.js
8 11 (1.33%) Velocity
9 9 (1.09%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.09%) FpML
9 9 (1.09%) SOAP
10 8 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (0.97%) RESTful
10 8 (0.97%) WCF
11 7 (0.85%) JSON
12 5 (0.60%) REST
13 4 (0.48%) OAuth
13 4 (0.48%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 48 (5.80%) User Experience
4 39 (4.72%) Equities
5 35 (4.23%) Fixed Income
6 33 (3.99%) e-Learning
7 30 (3.63%) Blackberry
8 28 (3.39%) Virtual Team
9 25 (3.02%) Data Centre
10 22 (2.66%) Data Protection Act
11 21 (2.54%) Computer Science
12 16 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (1.57%) Taxonomies
14 12 (1.45%) iPad
14 12 (1.45%) Social Media
15 10 (1.21%) ASIC
15 10 (1.21%) Clustering
15 10 (1.21%) Derivative
15 10 (1.21%) Mathematics
15 10 (1.21%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 112 (13.54%) Windows
2 43 (5.20%) Windows 7
3 34 (4.11%) Linux
4 31 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 23 (2.78%) Unix
5 23 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (2.66%) Windows 10
7 19 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.69%) Android
9 12 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.33%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.21%) CentOS
12 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.24%) VMS
15 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (17.90%) Project Management
3 114 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 84 (10.16%) Information Security
5 76 (9.19%) ITIL
6 68 (8.22%) Business Analysis
7 61 (7.38%) Change Management
8 60 (7.26%) Risk Management
9 56 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (6.29%) Analytics
11 50 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 50 (6.05%) Programme Management
12 47 (5.68%) Service Delivery
13 45 (5.44%) Asset Management
13 45 (5.44%) Scrum
14 42 (5.08%) Data Protection
14 42 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 42 (5.08%) Waterfall
15 41 (4.96%) Migration
16 36 (4.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (10.28%) SQL
2 32 (3.87%) C#
3 21 (2.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (1.81%) Shell Script
4 15 (1.81%) T-SQL
5 12 (1.45%) Python
6 11 (1.33%) C
6 11 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 11 (1.33%) VBA
7 8 (0.97%) Java
8 6 (0.73%) C++
8 6 (0.73%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.48%) PHP
9 4 (0.48%) R
9 4 (0.48%) VB
10 3 (0.36%) Perl
11 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.24%) VB6
12 1 (0.12%) ABAP
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (11.37%) Degree
2 24 (2.90%) CISSP
3 23 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.18%) ISEB
5 14 (1.69%) CISM
6 12 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.45%) GIAC
6 12 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.21%) MCSE
9 9 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (1.09%) CCNA
10 8 (0.97%) GCIH
10 8 (0.97%) MCP
10 8 (0.97%) MCSA
10 8 (0.97%) SANS
11 7 (0.85%) GCIA
11 7 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.87%) MiFID
2 23 (2.78%) QA
3 20 (2.42%) SLA
4 14 (1.69%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.45%) EMIR
7 10 (1.21%) FATCA
8 9 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.73%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.48%) Basel III
12 3 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
12 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.36%) WCAG
13 2 (0.24%) AIFMD
13 2 (0.24%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
13 2 (0.24%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.12%) ISO27002
System Software
1 86 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.97%) vSphere
3 8 (0.97%) XenApp
4 7 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.60%) vCloud
6 4 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.36%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.36%) HDFS
7 3 (0.36%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.24%) Docker
8 2 (0.24%) Firmware
8 2 (0.24%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.24%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (2.42%) SCCM
2 8 (0.97%) EnCase
3 7 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (0.60%) Nagios
4 5 (0.60%) SCOM
5 3 (0.36%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.24%) Ansible
6 2 (0.24%) Control-M
6 2 (0.24%) FTK
6 2 (0.24%) Nessus
6 2 (0.24%) Nmap
6 2 (0.24%) SafeCom
6 2 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.24%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.24%) WMI
6 2 (0.24%) WSUS
7 1 (0.12%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.32%) Citrix
3 34 (4.11%) Cisco
4 31 (3.75%) iManage
5 27 (3.26%) Oracle
5 27 (3.26%) VMware
6 24 (2.90%) Tableau
7 17 (2.06%) SAP
8 13 (1.57%) HP
9 12 (1.45%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.33%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.33%) Forcepoint
10 11 (1.33%) Google
11 8 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (0.85%) Altiris
12 7 (0.85%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.85%) Bloomberg
12 7 (0.85%) Reuters
12 7 (0.85%) Sun
13 6 (0.73%) Greenplum
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £380 - £381 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
GridCell
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day (Depending on experience)
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
La Fosse Associates Limited
Posted: 7 days ago