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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 101 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Legal 46 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 1.11% 0.86%
As % of the General category 4.93% 3.27% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £323 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £468 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £12.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+77.08% -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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
933 855 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.82% 33.90% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 497 388
Median daily rate £413 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% +7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 70 49
Median hourly rate £15.50 £31.44 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.69% -0.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £12.35 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £42.17 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 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
Shropshire -13 19 £550 -
Birmingham -8 14 £450 +12.50% 7
Warwickshire +2 4 £575 +58.62% 3
Staffordshire -4 3 £395 +1.93%
Coventry -15 1 - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.27%) Management Information System
4 23 (28.05%) Publishing
4 23 (28.05%) Web Usability
4 23 (28.05%) User Experience
5 22 (26.83%) Web Application Development
5 22 (26.83%) SEO
6 19 (23.17%) Social Media
7 13 (15.85%) Project Management
8 11 (13.41%) QA
8 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
9 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.98%) MS Office
10 9 (10.98%) PMI Certification
10 9 (10.98%) ITIL
10 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (9.76%) PMP
11 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.54%) Service Management
12 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
13 6 (7.32%) Retail
13 6 (7.32%) Security Testing
13 6 (7.32%) Migration
13 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
13 6 (7.32%) PMI
13 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
13 6 (7.32%) ITIL V3

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 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.22%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) GitHub
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Boomi
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (1.22%) Power BI
2 1 (1.22%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.22%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) Publishing
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Law
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Designer
2 27 (32.93%) Content Designer
3 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.41%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Finance Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Finance Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Vendor Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Commercial Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.66%) Governance Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Junior
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.44%) IT Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Junior Project Administrator
9 2 (2.44%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.27%) Management Information System
2 23 (28.05%) User Experience
3 19 (23.17%) Social Media
4 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.32%) PMI
6 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.22%) NHS
8 1 (1.22%) Replication
8 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
1 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) Web Usability
3 22 (26.83%) SEO
3 22 (26.83%) Web Application Development
4 13 (15.85%) Project Management
5 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.98%) ITIL
6 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Service Management
8 6 (7.32%) ITIL V3
8 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.32%) Security Testing
9 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.10%) Data Privacy
9 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.10%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (6.10%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) PMI Certification
2 8 (9.76%) PMP
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) CCAB
6 1 (1.22%) CIMA
6 1 (1.22%) CISA
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) CRISC
6 1 (1.22%) MCSE
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
1 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (1.22%) BMC
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
4 1 (1.22%) EMC
4 1 (1.22%) NetApp
4 1 (1.22%) Remedy
4 1 (1.22%) VMware
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