The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / Midlands
Rank 20 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Legal 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.59% 1.12% 0.67%
As % of the General category 5.00% 2.74% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £47.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-43.15% +143.58%

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

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
40 73 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.75% 40.78% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 15
Median daily rate £420 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £750 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Legal
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP GTS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) SEEBURGER

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP GTS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Architect
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) C# Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) SEEBURGER