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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 122 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Legal 416 458 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.92% 2.05% 1.94%
As % of the General category 4.36% 4.45% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 350 314
Median daily rate £450 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £209 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -4.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -30.00%
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
9542 10291 10430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.06% 46.16% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7119 7333 7443
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 129 140
Median hourly rate £22.13 £22.43 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% +24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £52.35 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -3 77 £433 +8.12% 38
Bromley - 6 - -
Croydon - 3 £285 - 3
Feltham +2 2 £328 -16.02%
Hammersmith - 2 £120 - 2
Uxbridge +7 1 - -
Canary Wharf +5 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £425 -
Westminster - 1 £625 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 334 (35.84%) Finance
2 252 (27.04%) Law
3 149 (15.99%) Project Management
4 139 (14.91%) Windows
4 139 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (14.59%) Banking
6 132 (14.16%) Microsoft
7 110 (11.80%) MS Office
8 97 (10.41%) SQL
8 97 (10.41%) ITIL
9 95 (10.19%) Degree
10 80 (8.58%) Active Directory
11 77 (8.26%) SQL Server
12 76 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 74 (7.94%) MS Excel
14 73 (7.83%) PRINCE2
15 71 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
16 67 (7.19%) Document Management
16 67 (7.19%) Business Analysis
16 67 (7.19%) Windows 7
17 66 (7.08%) Risk Management
18 65 (6.97%) Information Security
19 60 (6.44%) Change Management
20 59 (6.33%) Citrix
21 52 (5.58%) Scrum
22 48 (5.15%) iManage
23 46 (4.94%) Management Information System
24 43 (4.61%) Telecoms
24 43 (4.61%) Migration
25 41 (4.40%) Data Protection

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 29 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 15 (1.61%) CMS
5 8 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.75%) IIS
6 7 (0.75%) Node.js
7 5 (0.54%) Confluence
7 5 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.43%) nginx
9 3 (0.32%) Documentum
9 3 (0.32%) Drupal
9 3 (0.32%) FileNet
9 3 (0.32%) Jetty
9 3 (0.32%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.32%) SAS
9 3 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 110 (11.80%) MS Office
2 74 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 39 (4.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.39%) MS Project
5 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.54%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.64%) Relativity
2 6 (0.64%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 5 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 5 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.43%) Magento
4 4 (0.43%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.32%) SAP GTS
5 3 (0.32%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.21%) FastStats
6 2 (0.21%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.21%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.97%) Google Analytics
2 9 (0.97%) Office 365
3 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
5 2 (0.21%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.21%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
6 1 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.90%) Firewall
2 24 (2.58%) Internet
2 24 (2.58%) VPN
3 23 (2.47%) LAN
4 22 (2.36%) WAN
5 16 (1.72%) Network Security
6 15 (1.61%) VoIP
7 12 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (1.29%) Wireless
8 11 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (0.97%) DHCP
9 9 (0.97%) WebEx
10 7 (0.75%) Intranet
10 7 (0.75%) SAN
11 6 (0.64%) EIGRP
11 6 (0.64%) Extranet
11 6 (0.64%) LTE
12 5 (0.54%) BGP
12 5 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.86%) MySQL
8 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.54%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.43%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.07%) JIRA
2 10 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.54%) Mercurial
4 5 (0.54%) MSI
4 5 (0.54%) Subversion
5 4 (0.43%) Ant
5 4 (0.43%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.43%) Maven
6 3 (0.32%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.32%) JUnit
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.21%) Grunt
7 2 (0.21%) gulp
7 2 (0.21%) LSMW
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.21%) Selenium
7 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 334 (35.84%) Finance
2 252 (27.04%) Law
3 136 (14.59%) Banking
4 43 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 40 (4.29%) Marketing
6 38 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 26 (2.79%) Retail
8 22 (2.36%) Front Office
9 18 (1.93%) Back Office
10 17 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.72%) Publishing
12 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.64%) Games
14 5 (0.54%) Billing
15 3 (0.32%) Advertising
15 3 (0.32%) French Language
15 3 (0.32%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.21%) German Language
16 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (29.94%) Analyst
2 124 (13.30%) Project Manager
3 117 (12.55%) Business Analyst
4 60 (6.44%) Architect
5 52 (5.58%) Developer
6 48 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 45 (4.83%) Legal Analyst
8 33 (3.54%) IT Analyst
8 33 (3.54%) Trainer
9 30 (3.22%) Security Analyst
9 30 (3.22%) Service Analyst
10 28 (3.00%) Consultant
11 27 (2.90%) IT Support
12 25 (2.68%) IT Trainer
12 25 (2.68%) Service Desk Analyst
13 23 (2.47%) Desktop Support
13 23 (2.47%) Information Analyst
13 23 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (2.25%) 2nd Line Support
14 21 (2.25%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.08%) .NET
2 30 (3.22%) HTML
3 26 (2.79%) XML
4 25 (2.68%) CSS
5 21 (2.25%) Web Services
6 19 (2.04%) HTML5
7 18 (1.93%) jQuery
8 17 (1.82%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.39%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.39%) JSON
9 13 (1.39%) REST
10 11 (1.18%) CSS3
10 11 (1.18%) SOAP
11 10 (1.07%) AngularJS
12 7 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (0.75%) Spring
13 6 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.64%) Middleware
14 5 (0.54%) EDI
14 5 (0.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 39 (4.18%) Blackberry
4 31 (3.33%) User Experience
5 20 (2.15%) e-Learning
6 17 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
7 16 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
8 15 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.50%) Derivative
10 12 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.29%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.18%) CESG
11 11 (1.18%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.18%) Market Risk
11 11 (1.18%) NHS
12 10 (1.07%) Equities
12 10 (1.07%) Freedom of Information Act
12 10 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 139 (14.91%) Windows
2 67 (7.19%) Windows 7
3 33 (3.54%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.11%) Linux
5 26 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.93%) Windows XP
7 17 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 17 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.39%) Android
8 13 (1.39%) Unix
9 11 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.32%) VMS
12 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) Solaris
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (15.99%) Project Management
2 139 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (10.41%) ITIL
4 76 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (7.83%) PRINCE2
6 67 (7.19%) Business Analysis
6 67 (7.19%) Document Management
7 66 (7.08%) Risk Management
8 65 (6.97%) Information Security
9 60 (6.44%) Change Management
10 52 (5.58%) Scrum
11 43 (4.61%) Migration
12 41 (4.40%) Data Protection
13 35 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (3.54%) CRM
14 33 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (3.43%) Service Management
16 31 (3.33%) Service Delivery
17 29 (3.11%) Analytics
18 27 (2.90%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.41%) SQL
2 30 (3.22%) T-SQL
3 28 (3.00%) Java
4 27 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 26 (2.79%) C#
6 12 (1.29%) VB.NET
7 11 (1.18%) C
8 9 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 8 (0.86%) C++
10 7 (0.75%) Ruby
10 7 (0.75%) VBA
10 7 (0.75%) VBScript
11 6 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.54%) Perl
13 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.32%) Groovy
14 3 (0.32%) PHP
14 3 (0.32%) SAPscript
14 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (10.19%) Degree
2 40 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.54%) CISSP
4 20 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (1.93%) CISM
6 18 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.93%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.50%) ISEB
7 14 (1.50%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.39%) PMP
9 12 (1.29%) CCNA
9 12 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (1.18%) CCNP
11 10 (1.07%) CESG Certified Professional
12 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.86%) CLAS
13 8 (0.86%) MCP
14 7 (0.75%) CRISC
14 7 (0.75%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.15%) QA
2 16 (1.72%) SLA
3 15 (1.61%) MiFID
4 12 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.97%) COBIT
7 8 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.64%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.54%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.43%) FATCA
11 2 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.21%) RMADS
12 1 (0.11%) BS7799
12 1 (0.11%) COSO
12 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (8.58%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.72%) XenApp
4 10 (1.07%) XenDesktop
5 8 (0.86%) Docker
5 8 (0.86%) vSphere
6 6 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.64%) XenServer
7 5 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.43%) Firmware
8 4 (0.43%) LXC
8 4 (0.43%) NFS
8 4 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.32%) vCloud
10 2 (0.21%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (2.47%) SCCM
2 15 (1.61%) EnCase
3 14 (1.50%) Puppet
4 13 (1.39%) Ansible
4 13 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.75%) FTK
6 4 (0.43%) SCOM
7 3 (0.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.32%) WMI
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.21%) Control-M
8 2 (0.21%) WSUS
9 1 (0.11%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.11%) DameWare
9 1 (0.11%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.33%) Citrix
3 48 (5.15%) iManage
4 40 (4.29%) Cisco
5 39 (4.18%) Oracle
6 38 (4.08%) VMware
7 25 (2.68%) SAP
8 13 (1.39%) LANDesk
9 12 (1.29%) Google
10 11 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.18%) HP
10 11 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.07%) Recommind
12 9 (0.97%) Rackspace
13 8 (0.86%) Adobe
13 8 (0.86%) F5
13 8 (0.86%) Interwoven
13 8 (0.86%) Juniper
14 7 (0.75%) Omniture
14 7 (0.75%) Remedy
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