The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 106 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 1.73% 1.19%
As % of the General category 1.99% 6.50% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 14
Median daily rate £288 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £314 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
702 677 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.03% 26.57% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 402 387
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 51
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
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 West Midlands

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Legal Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Legal Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Legal
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Legal Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Legal
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the West Midlands 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
Warwickshire 0 7 £180 -54.28% 1
Worcestershire -3 2 £225 -40.78%
Coventry -8 2 £438 -5.40% 1
Birmingham -16 2 £419 +24.07% 3
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Publishing
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) Web Usability
3 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) PMO
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Social Media
5 4 (13.79%) Intranet
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) SEO
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) Banking
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Law
6 3 (10.34%) Finance
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.34%) User Stories
6 3 (10.34%) COSO
6 3 (10.34%) Use Case
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Designer
3 7 (24.14%) Content Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Project Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Procurement Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) Social Media
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.45%) PMI
6 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
2 6 (20.69%) Web Usability
3 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) SEO
5 3 (10.34%) Behavioural Change
5 3 (10.34%) Compliance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Line Management
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Use Case
5 3 (10.34%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PMO
2 3 (10.34%) COSO
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (6.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) BMC
2 1 (3.45%) NetApp
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
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