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 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 140 182 141
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -41
Contract jobs citing Legal 114 90 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 0.91% 1.30%
As % of the General category 4.26% 2.56% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 38 62
Median daily rate £425 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £184 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £623 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
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 £22.50 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -53.84%
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
2675 3514 3106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.10% 35.57% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 2007 1686
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 115 104
Median hourly rate £23.68 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.23 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +19 37 £413 +17.85% 3
Hampshire +6 23 £425 +19.88% 10
West Sussex +12 18 £550 +46.66% 2
Surrey +16 14 £319 -52.77% 7
Kent +10 11 £425 +203.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 7 £413 +11.86% 2
Oxfordshire -6 2 £425 -29.16% 2
Middlesex -1 1 - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 79 (33.19%) Finance
2 43 (18.07%) Law
3 42 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (16.39%) Telecoms
5 36 (15.13%) Management Information System
5 36 (15.13%) Project Management
6 32 (13.45%) Degree
7 31 (13.03%) Publishing
8 23 (9.66%) Data Protection
9 20 (8.40%) Security Cleared
9 20 (8.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 19 (7.98%) User Experience
10 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.56%) Information Security
11 18 (7.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 17 (7.14%) Content Management
12 17 (7.14%) Document Management
12 17 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 16 (6.72%) ITIL
13 16 (6.72%) Marketing
14 14 (5.88%) PCI DSS
14 14 (5.88%) SC Cleared
14 14 (5.88%) SLA
14 14 (5.88%) Business Analysis
14 14 (5.88%) Supplier Management
14 14 (5.88%) SEO
14 14 (5.88%) Risk Management
15 13 (5.46%) Windows
15 13 (5.46%) Service Management
16 12 (5.04%) MS Office

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 8 (3.36%) Apache
2 7 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.52%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.10%) CMS
4 5 (2.10%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.10%) WordPress
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (5.04%) MS Office
2 9 (3.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (1.26%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.26%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) SaaS
2 5 (2.10%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.26%) Office 365
5 2 (0.84%) GitHub
6 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.20%) LAN
1 10 (4.20%) WAN
2 6 (2.52%) Firewall
2 6 (2.52%) Intranet
2 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.10%) Wireless
4 4 (1.68%) Internet
5 3 (1.26%) Network Security
5 3 (1.26%) SAN
6 2 (0.84%) FTP
6 2 (0.84%) MPLS
7 1 (0.42%) 3G
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.42%) LTE
7 1 (0.42%) NAS
7 1 (0.42%) PBX
7 1 (0.42%) VoIP
7 1 (0.42%) VPN
7 1 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 6 (2.52%) Big Data
2 6 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.84%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.42%) Bower
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) Grunt
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
3 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 79 (33.19%) Finance
2 43 (18.07%) Law
3 39 (16.39%) Telecoms
4 31 (13.03%) Publishing
5 16 (6.72%) Marketing
6 7 (2.94%) Banking
7 5 (2.10%) Advertising
7 5 (2.10%) Retail
8 4 (1.68%) Billing
9 3 (1.26%) Automotive
9 3 (1.26%) German Language
9 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.84%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (17.23%) Analyst
2 31 (13.03%) Designer
3 26 (10.92%) Content Designer
4 24 (10.08%) Consultant
5 19 (7.98%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.72%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.46%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.04%) Developer
9 11 (4.62%) Security Consultant
10 10 (4.20%) Procurement Manager
11 9 (3.78%) Administrator
11 9 (3.78%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.78%) Unix Team Leader
12 8 (3.36%) Bid Consultant
12 8 (3.36%) Commercial Manager
12 8 (3.36%) HR Consultant
12 8 (3.36%) Service Analyst
13 7 (2.94%) IT Procurement Manager
13 7 (2.94%) Telecoms Manager
14 6 (2.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.20%) Web Services
2 6 (2.52%) XML
3 5 (2.10%) .NET
4 4 (1.68%) jQuery
4 4 (1.68%) XSLT
5 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.26%) CSS
5 3 (1.26%) HTML
5 3 (1.26%) React
5 3 (1.26%) REST
6 2 (0.84%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.84%) CSS3
6 2 (0.84%) HTML5
6 2 (0.84%) JSON
6 2 (0.84%) Middleware
6 2 (0.84%) SOAP
6 2 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.84%) WCF
6 2 (0.84%) WSDL
6 2 (0.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.13%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.98%) User Experience
3 12 (5.04%) Social Media
4 8 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.52%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.10%) AS400
7 5 (2.10%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.10%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.10%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.10%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.68%) PKI
8 4 (1.68%) PMI
8 4 (1.68%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.26%) Statistics
10 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.84%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.46%) Windows
2 11 (4.62%) Linux
2 11 (4.62%) Unix
3 10 (4.20%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (3.78%) Solaris
4 9 (3.78%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.13%) Project Management
3 23 (9.66%) Data Protection
4 20 (8.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2
6 18 (7.56%) Information Security
7 17 (7.14%) Content Management
7 17 (7.14%) Document Management
8 16 (6.72%) ITIL
9 14 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 14 (5.88%) SEO
9 14 (5.88%) Supplier Management
10 13 (5.46%) Service Management
11 12 (5.04%) Web Application Development
12 11 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (4.62%) Information Security Management
12 11 (4.62%) Security Management
12 11 (4.62%) Service Delivery
13 10 (4.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.78%) Java
2 8 (3.36%) C#
3 7 (2.94%) C
4 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.26%) Perl
5 2 (0.84%) Korn
5 2 (0.84%) PHP
5 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.84%) XPath
6 1 (0.42%) C++
6 1 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Degree
2 20 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.36%) CISSP
5 7 (2.94%) CISM
6 6 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.52%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.52%) PMP
6 6 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.10%) CCSP
7 5 (2.10%) MCP
8 4 (1.68%) CCDP
8 4 (1.68%) CCNP
8 4 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.84%) ISEB
9 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.42%) ACCA
10 1 (0.42%) CCNA
10 1 (0.42%) CIPD
10 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.88%) SLA
3 8 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (2.52%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.68%) ISO 14001
5 4 (1.68%) QA
6 3 (1.26%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (1.26%) SSAE 16
7 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.84%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.84%) WCAG
8 1 (0.42%) BS7799
8 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.42%) MiFID
8 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.84%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.42%) vCloud
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.10%) HP SIM
1 5 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.84%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) vMotion
3 1 (0.42%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.04%) Oracle
3 11 (4.62%) IBM
4 10 (4.20%) NetApp
5 9 (3.78%) Cisco
5 9 (3.78%) iManage
6 8 (3.36%) SAP
6 8 (3.36%) Symantec
7 6 (2.52%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.52%) HP
8 5 (2.10%) Avaya
8 5 (2.10%) Becrypt
8 5 (2.10%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.10%) VMware
9 2 (0.84%) Arqiva
9 2 (0.84%) Citrix
9 2 (0.84%) Splunk
9 2 (0.84%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.42%) Apple
10 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
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Rate: £700 - £800 per day
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Worthing, West Sussex
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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