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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 152 174 140
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs citing Legal 112 95 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 0.97% 1.29%
As % of the General category 4.05% 2.70% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 64
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £207 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £570 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -49.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -36.95%
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
2763 3517 3170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.15% 35.79% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 2037 1728
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 121 87
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £11.50 £12.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 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
Berkshire +20 38 £400 +24.03% 9
Hampshire +19 24 £425 -2.85% 7
Surrey +5 16 £281 -40.78% 4
Kent +13 11 £425 +211.35%
West Sussex 0 10 £469 +29.31% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £475 +22.58% 2
Oxfordshire +6 3 £475 -7.31% 1
Middlesex -2 2 £338 -36.07%
East Sussex - 1 £700 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 86 (34.26%) Finance
2 40 (15.94%) Law
3 38 (15.14%) Project Management
4 37 (14.74%) Telecoms
5 35 (13.94%) Management Information System
5 35 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (10.36%) Publishing
6 26 (10.36%) Degree
7 25 (9.96%) Microsoft
8 23 (9.16%) Security Cleared
9 21 (8.37%) Data Protection
9 21 (8.37%) Information Security
10 20 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 19 (7.57%) User Experience
12 18 (7.17%) Windows
13 17 (6.77%) ITIL
13 17 (6.77%) Supplier Management
14 16 (6.37%) MS Office
14 16 (6.37%) Active Directory
14 16 (6.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 15 (5.98%) PCI DSS
15 15 (5.98%) SC Cleared
15 15 (5.98%) Service Management
16 14 (5.58%) SEO
16 14 (5.58%) Document Management
16 14 (5.58%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.58%) SLA
16 14 (5.58%) IBM
16 14 (5.58%) Marketing
17 13 (5.18%) Oracle

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 (3.98%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.79%) Apache
3 5 (1.99%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.80%) WordPress
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (6.37%) MS Office
2 10 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (1.20%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.20%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) Mimecast
2 6 (2.39%) SaaS
3 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.20%) Office 365
4 2 (0.80%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) LAN
2 10 (3.98%) WAN
3 8 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.79%) Firewall
4 7 (2.79%) Wireless
5 4 (1.59%) SAN
6 3 (1.20%) Internet
6 3 (1.20%) Intranet
6 3 (1.20%) Network Security
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.80%) FCoE
7 2 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.80%) FTP
7 2 (0.80%) MPLS
7 2 (0.80%) Skype
8 1 (0.40%) 3G
8 1 (0.40%) Extranet
8 1 (0.40%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.39%) Big Data
3 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.40%) QlikView
6 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.40%) MSI
2 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.40%) Selenium
2 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 86 (34.26%) Finance
2 40 (15.94%) Law
3 37 (14.74%) Telecoms
4 26 (10.36%) Publishing
5 14 (5.58%) Marketing
6 5 (1.99%) Advertising
6 5 (1.99%) Billing
7 4 (1.59%) Banking
7 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.59%) Retail
8 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (15.14%) Analyst
2 28 (11.16%) Designer
3 27 (10.76%) Consultant
4 23 (9.16%) Content Designer
5 19 (7.57%) Project Manager
6 16 (6.37%) Business Analyst
7 15 (5.98%) Developer
8 14 (5.58%) IT Manager
9 12 (4.78%) Security Consultant
10 10 (3.98%) Administrator
10 10 (3.98%) Procurement Manager
10 10 (3.98%) Service Analyst
11 9 (3.59%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.59%) Unix Team Leader
12 8 (3.19%) Commercial Manager
12 8 (3.19%) IT Procurement Manager
12 8 (3.19%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (2.79%) Bid Consultant
13 7 (2.79%) HR Consultant
14 6 (2.39%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.79%) Web Services
2 6 (2.39%) .NET
2 6 (2.39%) XML
3 5 (1.99%) CSS
3 5 (1.99%) HTML
3 5 (1.99%) jQuery
4 4 (1.59%) CSS3
4 4 (1.59%) HTML5
4 4 (1.59%) XSLT
5 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.80%) JSON
6 2 (0.80%) Middleware
6 2 (0.80%) React
6 2 (0.80%) REST
6 2 (0.80%) SOAP
6 2 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.80%) WCF
6 2 (0.80%) WSDL
6 2 (0.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.94%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.57%) User Experience
3 12 (4.78%) Social Media
4 9 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.79%) AS400
6 7 (2.79%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.79%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.79%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.99%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.59%) PKI
8 4 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.20%) PMI
9 3 (1.20%) Xbox
10 2 (0.80%) e-Health
10 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.80%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.17%) Windows
2 11 (4.38%) Data ONTAP
2 11 (4.38%) Linux
2 11 (4.38%) Unix
2 11 (4.38%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.59%) Solaris
4 8 (3.19%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.80%) Android
6 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (15.14%) Project Management
2 35 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (8.37%) Data Protection
3 21 (8.37%) Information Security
4 17 (6.77%) ITIL
4 17 (6.77%) Supplier Management
5 16 (6.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 15 (5.98%) Service Management
7 14 (5.58%) Document Management
7 14 (5.58%) PRINCE2
7 14 (5.58%) SEO
8 13 (5.18%) Business Analysis
8 13 (5.18%) Risk Management
9 12 (4.78%) Information Security Management
9 12 (4.78%) Security Management
9 12 (4.78%) Web Application Development
10 11 (4.38%) Information Assurance
10 11 (4.38%) Programme Management
11 10 (3.98%) Content Management
11 10 (3.98%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.98%) Java
2 9 (3.59%) C
2 9 (3.59%) C#
3 5 (1.99%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.80%) Korn
4 2 (0.80%) Perl
4 2 (0.80%) PHP
4 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.80%) XPath
5 1 (0.40%) C++
5 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) SQL
5 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (10.36%) Degree
2 23 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.38%) CISSP
5 10 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.98%) CISM
6 8 (3.19%) CCSP
7 7 (2.79%) CCNP
7 7 (2.79%) MCP
8 6 (2.39%) CCDP
8 6 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.99%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.99%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.99%) PMP
10 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.40%) ACCA
11 1 (0.40%) CIPD
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.98%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.58%) SLA
4 10 (3.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (2.39%) JSP 440
6 4 (1.59%) ISO 14001
7 3 (1.20%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (1.20%) QA
7 3 (1.20%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.80%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.80%) WCAG
9 1 (0.40%) BS7799
9 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.40%) MiFID
9 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.20%) vSphere
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.40%) vCloud
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) Backup Exec
1 7 (2.79%) HP SIM
1 7 (2.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.80%) SCCM
3 1 (0.40%) vMotion
3 1 (0.40%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (9.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.58%) IBM
3 13 (5.18%) Oracle
4 12 (4.78%) Cisco
5 11 (4.38%) NetApp
5 11 (4.38%) SAP
6 10 (3.98%) Symantec
7 9 (3.59%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.59%) iManage
8 8 (3.19%) HP
9 7 (2.79%) Avaya
9 7 (2.79%) Becrypt
10 5 (1.99%) VMware
11 3 (1.20%) Citrix
12 2 (0.80%) Arqiva
12 2 (0.80%) CA
12 2 (0.80%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.80%) Splunk
12 2 (0.80%) Tripwire
13 1 (0.40%) Virgin Media
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