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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / South East
Rank 103 165 143
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -22
Contract jobs citing Legal 135 85 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.85% 1.04% 1.21%
As % of the General category 5.59% 2.96% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 45 54
Median daily rate £375 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £219 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £636 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +37.64%

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
2413 2868 3130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.10% 34.95% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1301 1548 1668
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 123 92
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +29.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
Berkshire +26 39 £305 -35.78% 2
Surrey +40 27 £400 - 9
Hampshire +18 27 £340 +3.03% 12
Middlesex +12 13 - -
Kent +4 10 £500 - 1
West Sussex +6 8 £350 -32.36%
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £500 +12.35%
East Sussex +4 2 £325 +1.56% 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Legal.

1 94 (38.06%) Finance
2 52 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 49 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (19.03%) Degree
5 40 (16.19%) Management Information System
6 39 (15.79%) Law
7 38 (15.38%) Project Management
8 36 (14.57%) Microsoft
9 33 (13.36%) SC Cleared
10 28 (11.34%) Change Management
10 28 (11.34%) Marketing
11 26 (10.53%) Windows
12 25 (10.12%) Publishing
12 25 (10.12%) Data Protection
13 23 (9.31%) Content Management
14 22 (8.91%) Telecoms
14 22 (8.91%) Service Delivery
14 22 (8.91%) Risk Management
15 21 (8.50%) Oracle
15 21 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
17 19 (7.69%) Web Services
17 19 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (7.29%) PRINCE2
19 17 (6.88%) Contract Management
19 17 (6.88%) MS Office
19 17 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (6.88%) Document Management
19 17 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 16 (6.48%) QA

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 (4.05%) CMS
2 9 (3.64%) Joomla!
2 9 (3.64%) Mule
2 9 (3.64%) Mule ESB
2 9 (3.64%) WordPress
3 5 (2.02%) Apache
4 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.21%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.81%) Confluence
6 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.81%) IIS
6 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.88%) MS Office
3 10 (4.05%) MS Project
4 5 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.21%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.21%) SmartFocus
3 2 (0.81%) GitHub
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.05%) Intranet
2 9 (3.64%) SAN
3 8 (3.24%) NAS
4 6 (2.43%) Internet
5 5 (2.02%) Firewall
6 4 (1.62%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.62%) WAN
7 3 (1.21%) ATM
7 3 (1.21%) LAN
7 3 (1.21%) Network Security
7 3 (1.21%) PPP
7 3 (1.21%) SMS
7 3 (1.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.21%) VoIP
7 3 (1.21%) VPN
8 2 (0.81%) Broadband
8 2 (0.81%) FTP
8 2 (0.81%) SNMP
8 2 (0.81%) VLAN
8 2 (0.81%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.64%) MySQL
3 4 (1.62%) Big Data
3 4 (1.62%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.62%) MarkLogic
3 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.40%) Essbase
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.02%) JIRA
3 4 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.62%) JUnit
3 4 (1.62%) Selenium
4 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.81%) Grunt
4 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Bower
5 1 (0.40%) NuGet
5 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 94 (38.06%) Finance
2 39 (15.79%) Law
3 28 (11.34%) Marketing
4 25 (10.12%) Publishing
5 22 (8.91%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.86%) Retail
7 7 (2.83%) Banking
8 4 (1.62%) Automotive
9 3 (1.21%) Billing
9 3 (1.21%) German Language
10 2 (0.81%) Electronics
10 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (19.03%) Analyst
2 32 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 26 (10.53%) Designer
4 18 (7.29%) Consultant
4 18 (7.29%) Content Designer
5 16 (6.48%) Commercial Manager
6 15 (6.07%) Developer
7 14 (5.67%) Administrator
7 14 (5.67%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.86%) Security Consultant
9 9 (3.64%) IT Manager
9 9 (3.64%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.64%) Support Analyst
9 9 (3.64%) Web Analyst
10 8 (3.24%) Storage Administrator
10 8 (3.24%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.24%) Unix Administrator
10 8 (3.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.24%) Web Content Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.69%) Web Services
2 15 (6.07%) HTML
3 12 (4.86%) CSS
4 11 (4.45%) XML
5 9 (3.64%) Java EE
5 9 (3.64%) Spring
6 7 (2.83%) .NET
7 6 (2.43%) XSLT
8 5 (2.02%) jQuery
9 4 (1.62%) React
10 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.21%) REST
11 2 (0.81%) CSS3
11 2 (0.81%) HTML5
11 2 (0.81%) Middleware
11 2 (0.81%) Node.js
11 2 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.81%) SOAP
11 2 (0.81%) WSDL
11 2 (0.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.19%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.45%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (4.05%) Social Media
5 9 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.64%) User Experience
6 8 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (3.24%) Statistics
7 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.62%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.21%) CESG
9 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.21%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.21%) Economics
9 3 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.81%) FMCG
10 2 (0.81%) IPTV
10 2 (0.81%) NHS
10 2 (0.81%) PKI
10 2 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.53%) Windows
2 16 (6.48%) Unix
3 15 (6.07%) Linux
4 11 (4.45%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.05%) Solaris
6 2 (0.81%) Android
6 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.38%) Project Management
3 28 (11.34%) Change Management
4 25 (10.12%) Data Protection
5 23 (9.31%) Content Management
6 22 (8.91%) Risk Management
6 22 (8.91%) Service Delivery
7 21 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (7.29%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.88%) Contract Management
9 17 (6.88%) Document Management
9 17 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (6.07%) Change Control
10 15 (6.07%) Information Security
11 13 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (4.86%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.86%) Service Management
12 12 (4.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.67%) Java
2 12 (4.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.64%) SQL
4 7 (2.83%) C#
4 7 (2.83%) Python
5 4 (1.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.62%) XQuery
6 2 (0.81%) C
6 2 (0.81%) PHP
6 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.81%) Ruby
6 2 (0.81%) XPath
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 47 (19.03%) Degree
3 33 (13.36%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.05%) CISSP
4 10 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.83%) CIPD
6 6 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.43%) CISM
7 5 (2.02%) CCNP
8 4 (1.62%) CCNA
8 4 (1.62%) CEH
8 4 (1.62%) CREST Certified
8 4 (1.62%) OSCP
8 4 (1.62%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.62%) PMP
8 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.81%) IISP
10 2 (0.81%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.48%) QA
2 12 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.86%) SLA
3 11 (4.45%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.43%) JSP 440
5 5 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.62%) GAAP
7 3 (1.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.21%) RMADS
8 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.81%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.81%) GDPR
8 2 (0.81%) GMP
8 2 (0.81%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (3.24%) Veritas File System
3 4 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.81%) Docker
5 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.40%) vCloud
5 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.24%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.83%) WSUS
3 4 (1.62%) SCCM
4 3 (1.21%) Puppet
5 2 (0.81%) Kibana
5 2 (0.81%) logstash
5 2 (0.81%) Nagios
5 2 (0.81%) Rsyslog
6 1 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.50%) Oracle
3 14 (5.67%) Cisco
3 14 (5.67%) VMware
4 11 (4.45%) Symantec
5 10 (4.05%) Rackspace
5 10 (4.05%) Sun
5 10 (4.05%) Veritas
6 8 (3.24%) Citrix
6 8 (3.24%) iManage
6 8 (3.24%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.83%) Dell
7 7 (2.83%) SAP
7 7 (2.83%) Sophos
8 4 (1.62%) HP
9 3 (1.21%) Google
9 3 (1.21%) Huawei
9 3 (1.21%) Tableau
10 2 (0.81%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
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