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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / South East
Rank 116 157 150
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -7
Contract jobs citing Legal 134 107 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 1.23% 1.20%
As % of the General category 5.18% 3.56% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 53 54
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.25 £40.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +89.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £34.45 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.05 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.90 £40.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-43.10% +73.11%

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
2586 3004 3373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.55% 34.64% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1643 1762
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 133 81
Median hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

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 27 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Legal Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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 +8 38 £463 +2.77% 5
Hampshire +19 36 £450 +36.36% 7
Surrey +22 25 £400 -3.03% 6
West Sussex +1 12 £350 - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 7 £513 -41.42% 4
Kent +14 5 £500 +81.81%
East Sussex +6 5 £325 -20.73%
Middlesex +2 5 - - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 89 (35.89%) Finance
2 58 (23.39%) Security Cleared
3 45 (18.15%) Degree
4 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (16.13%) SC Cleared
6 38 (15.32%) Change Management
7 34 (13.71%) Management Information System
8 33 (13.31%) Microsoft
9 31 (12.50%) Law
10 28 (11.29%) Windows
10 28 (11.29%) Project Management
10 28 (11.29%) Marketing
11 27 (10.89%) Publishing
12 25 (10.08%) Oracle
12 25 (10.08%) Service Delivery
13 23 (9.27%) Linux
14 22 (8.87%) Unix
14 22 (8.87%) Content Management
14 22 (8.87%) Contract Management
15 21 (8.47%) Telecoms
15 21 (8.47%) Change Control
16 20 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (8.06%) MS Excel
17 19 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (7.66%) Risk Management
17 19 (7.66%) Problem Management
18 17 (6.85%) ITIL
18 17 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (6.85%) 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 9 (3.63%) CMS
1 9 (3.63%) Mule
1 9 (3.63%) Mule ESB
2 8 (3.23%) WordPress
3 7 (2.82%) Joomla!
4 3 (1.21%) Confluence
4 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.81%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.40%) Drupal
6 1 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 20 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.45%) MS Office
3 7 (2.82%) MS Project
4 6 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) SAP GTS
1 7 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.61%) SmartFocus
2 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.65%) NAS
1 14 (5.65%) SAN
2 8 (3.23%) Internet
2 8 (3.23%) Intranet
3 5 (2.02%) WAN
4 4 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.61%) LAN
4 4 (1.61%) SMS
5 3 (1.21%) ATM
5 3 (1.21%) Firewall
5 3 (1.21%) PPP
5 3 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.21%) VoIP
5 3 (1.21%) VPN
6 2 (0.81%) DSLAM
6 2 (0.81%) Extranet
6 2 (0.81%) ICMP
6 2 (0.81%) IGMP
6 2 (0.81%) VLAN
6 2 (0.81%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.03%) MySQL
3 5 (2.02%) MarkLogic
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.21%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.81%) Big Data
6 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.40%) Essbase
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.42%) JIRA
3 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.02%) JUnit
4 3 (1.21%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.21%) Selenium
5 2 (0.81%) Grunt
5 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.40%) Bower
6 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.40%) NuGet
General
1 89 (35.89%) Finance
2 31 (12.50%) Law
3 28 (11.29%) Marketing
4 27 (10.89%) Publishing
5 21 (8.47%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.65%) Retail
7 7 (2.82%) Billing
8 5 (2.02%) Banking
9 4 (1.61%) Automotive
10 3 (1.21%) German Language
11 2 (0.81%) Electronics
11 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 43 (17.34%) Analyst
2 26 (10.48%) Designer
2 26 (10.48%) Project Manager
3 22 (8.87%) Commercial Manager
4 18 (7.26%) Administrator
4 18 (7.26%) Consultant
4 18 (7.26%) Content Designer
5 14 (5.65%) Developer
5 14 (5.65%) Storage Administrator
5 14 (5.65%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 14 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (5.65%) Unix Administrator
5 14 (5.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 13 (5.24%) IT Manager
7 9 (3.63%) Java Developer
7 9 (3.63%) Security Consultant
7 9 (3.63%) Support Analyst
8 8 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 8 (3.23%) Web Analyst
8 8 (3.23%) Web Content Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.05%) Web Services
2 13 (5.24%) HTML
3 9 (3.63%) CSS
3 9 (3.63%) Java EE
3 9 (3.63%) Spring
3 9 (3.63%) XML
4 6 (2.42%) XSLT
5 3 (1.21%) .NET
5 3 (1.21%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.21%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.81%) jQuery
6 2 (0.81%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.81%) Node.js
6 2 (0.81%) React
6 2 (0.81%) RESTful
7 1 (0.40%) JSON
7 1 (0.40%) Sass
7 1 (0.40%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.71%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (4.84%) User Experience
5 9 (3.63%) Social Media
6 7 (2.82%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.21%) CESG
8 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.81%) FMCG
9 2 (0.81%) IPTV
9 2 (0.81%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.81%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) STB
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.29%) Windows
2 23 (9.27%) Linux
3 22 (8.87%) Unix
4 16 (6.45%) Solaris
5 11 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.21%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.32%) Change Management
3 28 (11.29%) Project Management
4 25 (10.08%) Service Delivery
5 22 (8.87%) Content Management
5 22 (8.87%) Contract Management
6 21 (8.47%) Change Control
7 19 (7.66%) Problem Management
7 19 (7.66%) Risk Management
7 19 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (6.85%) ITIL
9 15 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (5.65%) Data Protection
10 14 (5.65%) High Availability
11 13 (5.24%) PRINCE2
11 13 (5.24%) Workflow
12 12 (4.84%) Information Security
13 11 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.84%) Java
2 10 (4.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (4.03%) Python
2 10 (4.03%) SQL
3 5 (2.02%) XQuery
4 3 (1.21%) C#
4 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.21%) Ruby
5 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.81%) C
5 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.40%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (23.39%) Security Cleared
2 45 (18.15%) Degree
3 40 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.03%) CISSP
6 7 (2.82%) CIPD
7 6 (2.42%) CISM
8 4 (1.61%) CCNP
8 4 (1.61%) CEH
8 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.61%) CREST Certified
8 4 (1.61%) OSCP
9 3 (1.21%) CCNA
9 3 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.21%) PMP
10 2 (0.81%) CISA
10 2 (0.81%) IISP
10 2 (0.81%) ISEB
10 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.85%) QA
2 16 (6.45%) PMO
3 10 (4.03%) SLA
4 9 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.02%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.61%) GAAP
6 4 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.21%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.21%) RMADS
8 2 (0.81%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.81%) GMP
8 2 (0.81%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.40%) GDPR
9 1 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 14 (5.65%) Veritas File System
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.21%) Docker
5 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (5.65%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.82%) WSUS
3 5 (2.02%) Puppet
4 3 (1.21%) Kibana
4 3 (1.21%) logstash
4 3 (1.21%) Rsyslog
4 3 (1.21%) SCCM
5 2 (0.81%) Nagios
5 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 33 (13.31%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.08%) Oracle
3 16 (6.45%) Sun
3 16 (6.45%) Veritas
4 15 (6.05%) SAP
5 14 (5.65%) Red Hat
5 14 (5.65%) Symantec
6 13 (5.24%) VMware
7 11 (4.44%) Cisco
8 8 (3.23%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.82%) Citrix
9 7 (2.82%) Dell
9 7 (2.82%) Sophos
10 4 (1.61%) Google
10 4 (1.61%) HP
10 4 (1.61%) Tableau
11 3 (1.21%) Huawei
11 3 (1.21%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.81%) Adobe
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