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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 82 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Contract jobs citing Legal 32 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.32% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the General category 14.75% 4.29% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 2
Median daily rate £250 £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +112.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -18.42%
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
217 163 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.70% 20.87% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 95 81
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -62.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £11.00 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 26 May 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 26 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
Tyne and Wear -26 28 £250 -41.17% 1
Durham - 1 £74 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 34 (70.83%) Finance
2 31 (64.58%) Project Management
3 23 (47.92%) Business Development
3 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
4 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) Publishing
6 7 (14.58%) PMP
6 7 (14.58%) PMI Certification
7 6 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.25%) COREP
10 3 (6.25%) FINREP
10 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.25%) User Experience
10 3 (6.25%) Service Design
10 3 (6.25%) CLAS
10 3 (6.25%) Security Operations
10 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.25%) Content Management
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (6.25%) Open Source

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 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 34 (70.83%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Back Office
3 3 (6.25%) Front Office
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Junior
2 8 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Content Designer
3 7 (14.58%) Designer
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Cloud Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Project Support Manager
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Web Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Project Management
2 23 (47.92%) Business Development
3 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
4 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.25%) Cash Management
6 3 (6.25%) Content Management
6 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Open Source
6 3 (6.25%) Security Management
6 3 (6.25%) SEO
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C++
1 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) PMI Certification
3 7 (14.58%) PMP
4 6 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (10.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (6.25%) CISSP
6 3 (6.25%) CLAS
7 2 (4.17%) BC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) COREP
1 3 (6.25%) FINREP
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) HP