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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / North East
Rank 71 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.09% 1.93% 1.16%
As % of the General category 11.38% 8.17% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Median daily rate £350 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £198 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £47.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-47.47% +120.93%

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
167 208 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.41% 23.56% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 138 78
Median daily rate £400 £370 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.72 £12.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.76% -64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
Tyne and Wear -6 19 £350 +66.66%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Publishing
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
4 7 (25.93%) User Experience
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) SEO
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Content Writing
8 3 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (11.11%) Web Usability
8 3 (11.11%) Social Media
8 3 (11.11%) Business Development
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (7.41%) CISSP
9 2 (7.41%) PMP
9 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (7.41%) CLAS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (29.63%) Publishing
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Content Designer
1 10 (37.04%) Designer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Social Media
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) SEO
5 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Content Writing
8 3 (11.11%) Business Development
8 3 (11.11%) Web Usability
9 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.70%) SDLC
10 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
10 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CISSP
1 2 (7.41%) CLAS
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.41%) PMP
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Polycom