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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / London
Rank 119 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Legal 391 453 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.01% 2.16% 2.01%
As % of the General category 4.63% 4.71% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 314 301
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £405 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.24% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £19.75 £24.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +37.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £18.50 £16.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £31.05 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +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 London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8437 9627 9662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 45.95% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6040 6684 7040
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 99 96
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +46.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.10 £68.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
City of London -36 71 £438 -9.09% 51
Croydon -7 5 £456 -29.80%
Canary Wharf +2 3 £550 +51.72%
Docklands, London - 3 £699 -
Uxbridge - 2 £175 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 344 (42.42%) Finance
2 168 (20.72%) Law
3 152 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (17.26%) Project Management
5 118 (14.55%) Microsoft
6 116 (14.30%) Banking
7 112 (13.81%) Windows
8 105 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
9 104 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 90 (11.10%) Active Directory
11 86 (10.60%) Information Security
12 84 (10.36%) Management Information System
13 83 (10.23%) MS Excel
13 83 (10.23%) MS Office
14 82 (10.11%) SQL
15 77 (9.49%) Degree
16 71 (8.75%) ITIL
17 60 (7.40%) Change Management
18 59 (7.27%) Risk Management
19 58 (7.15%) SharePoint
20 54 (6.66%) Migration
21 53 (6.54%) Analytics
22 52 (6.41%) PRINCE2
22 52 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
23 49 (6.04%) Business Analysis
23 49 (6.04%) Data Protection
24 48 (5.92%) JIRA
24 48 (5.92%) SQL Server
25 46 (5.67%) Service Delivery
25 46 (5.67%) Marketing

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 58 (7.15%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.34%) Confluence
4 18 (2.22%) CMS
5 15 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (1.85%) IIS
6 14 (1.73%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.11%) SAS
8 8 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.86%) Apache
10 5 (0.62%) Drupal
11 4 (0.49%) WordPress
12 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.25%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.12%) Liferay
Applications
1 83 (10.23%) MS Excel
1 83 (10.23%) MS Office
2 42 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 35 (4.32%) MS Project
4 30 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.25%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Relativity
2 3 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.25%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Sonata
3 2 (0.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
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 FI
4 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.84%) Office 365
3 18 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.73%) SaaS
5 9 (1.11%) IaaS
5 9 (1.11%) Yammer
6 5 (0.62%) GitHub
6 5 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.49%) PaaS
8 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.12%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.43%) Firewall
2 21 (2.59%) Network Security
3 20 (2.47%) Internet
4 19 (2.34%) WAN
5 14 (1.73%) LAN
5 14 (1.73%) VPN
6 13 (1.60%) DNS
6 13 (1.60%) Skype
7 12 (1.48%) SAN
7 12 (1.48%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.36%) Wireless
9 9 (1.11%) HTTP
10 8 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (0.99%) DSL
10 8 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.86%) Intranet
11 7 (0.86%) VoIP
12 6 (0.74%) NAS
12 6 (0.74%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (2.59%) Big Data
4 18 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.97%) Hadoop
5 16 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.11%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.99%) Apache Hive
9 8 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.74%) HBase
11 6 (0.74%) Neo4j
11 6 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.62%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 48 (5.92%) JIRA
2 15 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.49%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.37%) Selenium
7 2 (0.25%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.25%) Gradle
7 2 (0.25%) Grunt
7 2 (0.25%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.25%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.25%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.25%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.12%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.12%) ERwin
8 1 (0.12%) Maven
8 1 (0.12%) MSI
8 1 (0.12%) NUnit
8 1 (0.12%) Subversion
8 1 (0.12%) Toad
General
1 344 (42.42%) Finance
2 168 (20.72%) Law
3 116 (14.30%) Banking
4 46 (5.67%) Marketing
5 45 (5.55%) Retail
6 33 (4.07%) Financial Institution
7 31 (3.82%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.47%) Publishing
9 15 (1.85%) Advertising
9 15 (1.85%) Back Office
10 14 (1.73%) Front Office
11 8 (0.99%) Billing
12 7 (0.86%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.74%) Games
13 6 (0.74%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.74%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.62%) French Language
14 5 (0.62%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 230 (28.36%) Analyst
2 97 (11.96%) Project Manager
3 81 (9.99%) Business Analyst
4 60 (7.40%) Developer
5 53 (6.54%) Architect
6 37 (4.56%) Service Analyst
7 33 (4.07%) Designer
8 32 (3.95%) Legal Analyst
9 31 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
9 31 (3.82%) Trainer
10 25 (3.08%) Support Analyst
11 24 (2.96%) Consultant
12 23 (2.84%) IT Analyst
12 23 (2.84%) IT Manager
13 22 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (2.59%) Content Designer
14 21 (2.59%) Security Analyst
15 20 (2.47%) Programme Manager
16 19 (2.34%) Senior Manager
17 18 (2.22%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.32%) HTML
2 32 (3.95%) Web Services
3 30 (3.70%) .NET
3 30 (3.70%) CSS
4 25 (3.08%) XML
5 19 (2.34%) jQuery
6 17 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 13 (1.60%) AngularJS
7 13 (1.60%) Middleware
8 12 (1.48%) Node.js
9 11 (1.36%) Velocity
10 9 (1.11%) CSS3
10 9 (1.11%) FpML
11 8 (0.99%) HTML5
11 8 (0.99%) SOAP
12 7 (0.86%) JSON
12 7 (0.86%) RESTful
13 6 (0.74%) React
13 6 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 105 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (10.36%) Management Information System
3 35 (4.32%) User Experience
4 34 (4.19%) Equities
5 30 (3.70%) Fixed Income
6 29 (3.58%) Blackberry
7 28 (3.45%) Data Centre
8 27 (3.33%) e-Learning
9 24 (2.96%) Virtual Team
10 23 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (2.47%) Computer Science
12 19 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
13 15 (1.85%) Reference Data
14 14 (1.73%) iPad
15 13 (1.60%) Social Media
16 12 (1.48%) Data Integration
16 12 (1.48%) Derivative
17 11 (1.36%) Smartphone
17 11 (1.36%) Taxonomies
18 10 (1.23%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 112 (13.81%) Windows
2 42 (5.18%) Windows 7
3 30 (3.70%) Linux
4 28 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 23 (2.84%) Unix
5 23 (2.84%) Windows 10
6 21 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.85%) Android
10 11 (1.36%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.23%) CentOS
12 6 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.74%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (17.26%) Project Management
3 104 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (10.60%) Information Security
5 71 (8.75%) ITIL
6 60 (7.40%) Change Management
7 59 (7.27%) Risk Management
8 54 (6.66%) Migration
9 53 (6.54%) Analytics
10 52 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (6.41%) PRINCE2
11 49 (6.04%) Business Analysis
11 49 (6.04%) Data Protection
12 46 (5.67%) Service Delivery
13 45 (5.55%) Asset Management
14 43 (5.30%) Programme Management
15 38 (4.69%) Data Modelling
16 34 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (4.07%) Data Analysis
17 33 (4.07%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (10.11%) SQL
2 31 (3.82%) JavaScript
3 30 (3.70%) C#
4 16 (1.97%) Shell Script
5 14 (1.73%) T-SQL
6 13 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.36%) Python
8 10 (1.23%) C
8 10 (1.23%) Java
9 9 (1.11%) VBA
10 6 (0.74%) C++
11 5 (0.62%) ES6
11 5 (0.62%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.49%) R
12 4 (0.49%) VB
13 3 (0.37%) Perl
14 2 (0.25%) PHP
14 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (9.49%) Degree
2 35 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.59%) CISSP
4 20 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.85%) ISEB
6 12 (1.48%) CISM
6 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (1.36%) GIAC
7 11 (1.36%) MCSE
8 10 (1.23%) PMP
9 9 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.99%) GCIH
10 8 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.99%) SANS
11 7 (0.86%) CCNA
11 7 (0.86%) CNA
11 7 (0.86%) GCIA
11 7 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.21%) MiFID
2 23 (2.84%) QA
3 21 (2.59%) SLA
4 19 (2.34%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (1.60%) EMIR
7 12 (1.48%) PCI DSS
8 9 (1.11%) FATCA
9 8 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.86%) GDPR
11 6 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.49%) Basel III
13 3 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
13 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.37%) P3O
13 3 (0.37%) WCAG
14 2 (0.25%) AIFMD
14 2 (0.25%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
14 2 (0.25%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 90 (11.10%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.49%) XenApp
7 3 (0.37%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.37%) vCloud
7 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.37%) vSphere
8 2 (0.25%) Docker
8 2 (0.25%) HDFS
9 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.36%) SCCM
2 8 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (0.86%) EnCase
4 5 (0.62%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.62%) vMotion
4 5 (0.62%) WMI
5 4 (0.49%) Nagios
6 3 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.25%) Control-M
7 2 (0.25%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.25%) FTK
7 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.25%) Nessus
7 2 (0.25%) Nmap
7 2 (0.25%) SafeCom
7 2 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 118 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.56%) Citrix
3 30 (3.70%) Cisco
4 26 (3.21%) Oracle
4 26 (3.21%) VMware
5 20 (2.47%) iManage
6 16 (1.97%) Splunk
6 16 (1.97%) Tableau
7 14 (1.73%) Google
8 12 (1.48%) SAP
9 10 (1.23%) HP
10 9 (1.11%) Nuix
10 9 (1.11%) Sophos
11 8 (0.99%) F5
11 8 (0.99%) Forcepoint
11 8 (0.99%) Interwoven
11 8 (0.99%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.86%) Bloomberg
12 7 (0.86%) Reuters
12 7 (0.86%) Sun
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £140 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Ebury
Rate: £230.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haysfm
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 11 hours ago