The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 100 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Contract jobs citing Legal 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% 0.96% 0.16%
As % of the General category 3.52% 4.88% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £575 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.72% +30.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.11%
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
227 205 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.65% 19.69% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 59
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Median hourly rate £11.72 £12.35 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £13.27 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Tyne and Wear -27 5 £348 -2.11% 2
Durham +5 3 £600 +37.14%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 28 (73.68%) Project Management
3 24 (63.16%) Business Development
4 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
5 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) PMP
7 8 (21.05%) PMI Certification
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.89%) Coaching
11 3 (7.89%) COREP
11 3 (7.89%) FINREP
11 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (7.89%) CLAS
11 3 (7.89%) Security Operations
11 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
11 3 (7.89%) CISSP
11 3 (7.89%) ITIL
11 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) Security Management
11 3 (7.89%) Front Office
11 3 (7.89%) Back Office
11 3 (7.89%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (7.89%) Matrix Management
11 3 (7.89%) Cash Management
12 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
2 3 (7.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Junior
2 8 (21.05%) Junior Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Project Support Manager
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Support
6 1 (2.63%) Operational Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Director
6 1 (2.63%) Web Content Writer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.63%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Economics
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Project Management
2 24 (63.16%) Business Development
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Cash Management
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Matrix Management
6 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (7.89%) Security Management
6 3 (7.89%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.26%) BPR
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Process Management
7 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C#
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) PMI Certification
3 8 (21.05%) PMP
4 6 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (7.89%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) COREP
1 3 (7.89%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft