The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 West
Rank 121 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Legal 13 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 1.00% 1.04%
As % of the General category 1.57% 3.07% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 20
Median daily rate £350 £383 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £235 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
828 944 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.97% 32.66% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 642 673
Median daily rate £375 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.00 £44.50
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 West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Legal across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol 0 9 £333 -11.33% 4
Devon +12 2 £575 - 1
Wiltshire 0 2 £338 -15.62% 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) CESG
5 7 (18.92%) User Experience
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 5 (13.51%) HTML
7 5 (13.51%) CISSP
7 5 (13.51%) CMS
7 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) ISO27002
9 3 (8.11%) IISP
9 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
9 3 (8.11%) Forensic Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Nuix
9 3 (8.11%) Data Enrichment
9 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.11%) IIS
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (13.51%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
1 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.11%) HBase
1 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.11%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) NCrunch
1 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Military
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (10.81%) Architect
2 3 (8.11%) Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
2 3 (8.11%) Resource Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
2 3 (8.11%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (5.41%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Developer
3 2 (5.41%) ETL Architect
3 2 (5.41%) Head of IT
3 2 (5.41%) Head of IT Services
3 2 (5.41%) Head of Technical Services
3 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) CESG
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Reference Data
2 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
5 4 (10.81%) Information Security
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Communications Security
6 3 (8.11%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Data Enrichment
6 3 (8.11%) Forensic Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) CISSP
4 3 (8.11%) IISP
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) ISO27002
3 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Cloudera
1 3 (8.11%) MapR
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Nuix
1 3 (8.11%) Splunk
2 2 (5.41%) Reuters
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago