The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 133 178 139
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -39
Contract jobs citing Legal 117 96 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.53% 1.01% 1.29%
As % of the General category 4.69% 3.02% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 65
Median daily rate £376 £380 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £680 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -11.11%
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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2494 3180 3336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.66% 33.36% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1705 1813
Median daily rate £413 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 97 115
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £45.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Berkshire +6 29 £340 -32.00% 7
Surrey +37 27 £335 -7.58% 4
Middlesex +14 19 - -
Hampshire +11 17 £345 -10.96% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 8 £378 +16.15% 3
West Sussex +14 7 £550 +46.66% 3
Kent - 6 £500 - 4
East Sussex +6 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 87 (37.99%) Finance
2 47 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.21%) Degree
4 42 (18.34%) Management Information System
5 38 (16.59%) Law
6 36 (15.72%) Project Management
7 34 (14.85%) Security Cleared
8 29 (12.66%) Microsoft
9 27 (11.79%) Data Protection
10 25 (10.92%) Telecoms
11 23 (10.04%) Publishing
11 23 (10.04%) Marketing
12 22 (9.61%) Oracle
13 21 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (8.73%) Windows
14 20 (8.73%) Information Security
14 20 (8.73%) Risk Management
15 19 (8.30%) Service Delivery
15 19 (8.30%) Content Management
15 19 (8.30%) Document Management
15 19 (8.30%) PRINCE2
16 18 (7.86%) Web Services
16 18 (7.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 17 (7.42%) MS Excel
18 16 (6.99%) Unix
18 16 (6.99%) Java
18 16 (6.99%) SLA
18 16 (6.99%) Change Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 10 (4.37%) CMS
2 9 (3.93%) Joomla!
2 9 (3.93%) Mule
2 9 (3.93%) Mule ESB
2 9 (3.93%) WordPress
3 8 (3.49%) Apache
4 6 (2.62%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.68%) MS Office
3 8 (3.49%) MS Project
4 5 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.75%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) Intranet
2 8 (3.49%) SAN
3 7 (3.06%) Firewall
4 6 (2.62%) NAS
5 5 (2.18%) Internet
6 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.31%) ATM
7 3 (1.31%) Network Security
7 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.31%) VPN
7 3 (1.31%) WAN
8 2 (0.87%) Broadband
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.87%) DSLAM
8 2 (0.87%) ICMP
8 2 (0.87%) IGMP
8 2 (0.87%) LAN
8 2 (0.87%) MPLS
8 2 (0.87%) VLAN
8 2 (0.87%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.93%) MySQL
3 7 (3.06%) Big Data
3 7 (3.06%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.31%) MarkLogic
5 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.75%) Selenium
3 3 (1.31%) JIRA
3 3 (1.31%) JUnit
4 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.87%) Grunt
4 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.44%) Bower
5 1 (0.44%) MSI
5 1 (0.44%) NuGet
5 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 87 (37.99%) Finance
2 38 (16.59%) Law
3 25 (10.92%) Telecoms
4 23 (10.04%) Marketing
4 23 (10.04%) Publishing
5 7 (3.06%) Banking
6 6 (2.62%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Automotive
8 3 (1.31%) Billing
8 3 (1.31%) German Language
9 2 (0.87%) Advertising
9 2 (0.87%) Electronics
9 2 (0.87%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (18.34%) Analyst
2 26 (11.35%) Consultant
2 26 (11.35%) Designer
3 24 (10.48%) Project Manager
4 17 (7.42%) Content Designer
5 16 (6.99%) Developer
6 14 (6.11%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.11%) Security Consultant
7 12 (5.24%) Administrator
8 9 (3.93%) Java Developer
8 9 (3.93%) Web Analyst
9 8 (3.49%) Bid Consultant
9 8 (3.49%) HR Consultant
9 8 (3.49%) Web Content Analyst
10 7 (3.06%) IT Manager
11 6 (2.62%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.62%) Support Assistant
11 6 (2.62%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.62%) Technical Assistant
11 6 (2.62%) Website Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.86%) Web Services
2 12 (5.24%) CSS
2 12 (5.24%) HTML
3 10 (4.37%) XML
4 9 (3.93%) Java EE
4 9 (3.93%) Spring
5 7 (3.06%) .NET
6 5 (2.18%) jQuery
6 5 (2.18%) XSLT
7 4 (1.75%) React
8 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.31%) REST
9 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.87%) CSS3
9 2 (0.87%) HTML5
9 2 (0.87%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (0.87%) Node.js
9 2 (0.87%) SOAP
9 2 (0.87%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.34%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.37%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (4.37%) User Experience
4 9 (3.93%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.93%) Social Media
5 8 (3.49%) Statistics
6 7 (3.06%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.18%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.18%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.75%) PKI
9 4 (1.75%) PMI
10 3 (1.31%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.31%) Economics
10 3 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.87%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.87%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.87%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.73%) Windows
2 16 (6.99%) Unix
3 15 (6.55%) Linux
4 11 (4.80%) Solaris
5 8 (3.49%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.75%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.87%) Android
8 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.72%) Project Management
3 27 (11.79%) Data Protection
4 21 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (8.73%) Information Security
5 20 (8.73%) Risk Management
5 20 (8.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 19 (8.30%) Content Management
6 19 (8.30%) Document Management
6 19 (8.30%) PRINCE2
6 19 (8.30%) Service Delivery
7 16 (6.99%) Change Management
8 14 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (5.68%) ITIL
9 13 (5.68%) SEO
10 11 (4.80%) Content Writing
10 11 (4.80%) Information Security Management
10 11 (4.80%) MVC
10 11 (4.80%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.99%) Java
2 12 (5.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.93%) SQL
4 7 (3.06%) C#
5 4 (1.75%) Python
5 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.31%) XQuery
7 2 (0.87%) C
7 2 (0.87%) PHP
7 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.87%) XPath
8 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (19.21%) Degree
2 34 (14.85%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.80%) CISSP
5 9 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.06%) CCNP
7 6 (2.62%) CISM
7 6 (2.62%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.62%) PMP
8 5 (2.18%) CCSP
8 5 (2.18%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.75%) CCDP
9 4 (1.75%) CCNA
9 4 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.31%) CEH
10 3 (1.31%) CIPD
10 3 (1.31%) CREST Certified
10 3 (1.31%) OSCP
11 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.87%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.99%) SLA
3 15 (6.55%) PCI DSS
4 13 (5.68%) QA
5 6 (2.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (2.62%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.75%) ISO 14001
7 3 (1.31%) GAAP
7 3 (1.31%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (1.31%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.87%) WCAG
9 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (2.62%) Veritas File System
3 5 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.87%) vSphere
5 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (2.62%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.18%) SCCM
3 3 (1.31%) WSUS
4 2 (0.87%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.61%) Oracle
3 13 (5.68%) Cisco
4 12 (5.24%) VMware
5 10 (4.37%) Rackspace
6 9 (3.93%) iManage
6 9 (3.93%) Symantec
7 8 (3.49%) Sun
7 8 (3.49%) Veritas
8 6 (2.62%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.75%) Citrix
9 4 (1.75%) HP
9 4 (1.75%) NetApp
9 4 (1.75%) SAP
10 3 (1.31%) Dell
10 3 (1.31%) Huawei
10 3 (1.31%) IBM
10 3 (1.31%) Sophos
11 2 (0.87%) Tripwire
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