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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 98 112 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing Legal 38 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.70% 1.60%
As % of the General category 5.25% 2.25% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £338 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £20.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
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
724 799 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.14% 31.26% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 462 322
Median daily rate £380 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 71
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.86% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

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 May 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 May 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
Birmingham +12 17 £300 -14.28% 9
Shropshire -33 8 £350 -12.50%
Warwickshire - 7 £463 - 2
Worcestershire - 2 £425 -
Coventry -3 1 - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (56.10%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Management Information System
3 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) Business Analysis
4 14 (17.07%) MS Office
4 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 12 (14.63%) Project Management
5 12 (14.63%) Publishing
5 12 (14.63%) SEO
5 12 (14.63%) Social Media
5 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
5 12 (14.63%) User Experience
6 11 (13.41%) ITIL
7 10 (12.20%) Data Protection
8 9 (10.98%) Web Usability
8 9 (10.98%) QA
8 9 (10.98%) Degree
8 9 (10.98%) Data Privacy
8 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
9 8 (9.76%) Law
10 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
10 7 (8.54%) Oracle
10 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
11 6 (7.32%) Time Management
11 6 (7.32%) SQL
11 6 (7.32%) Windows
11 6 (7.32%) SLA
11 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
11 6 (7.32%) PMI

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 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Extranet
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
1 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 46 (56.10%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Publishing
3 8 (9.76%) Law
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Designer
3 13 (15.85%) Content Designer
4 10 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Project Manager
6 8 (9.76%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Vendor Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Governance Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Commercial Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.66%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) IT Procurement Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Junior
9 3 (3.66%) Procurement Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
1 4 (4.88%) Ajax
1 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
1 4 (4.88%) Backbone.js
1 4 (4.88%) CSS
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
1 4 (4.88%) HTML5
1 4 (4.88%) jQuery
1 4 (4.88%) React
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.63%) Social Media
2 12 (14.63%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) PMI
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (18.29%) Business Analysis
2 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
3 12 (14.63%) Project Management
3 12 (14.63%) SEO
3 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Data Protection
6 9 (10.98%) Data Privacy
6 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.98%) Web Usability
7 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
8 6 (7.32%) Time Management
9 5 (6.10%) Change Control
9 5 (6.10%) Change Management
9 5 (6.10%) Document Management
9 5 (6.10%) Information Security
9 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement
9 5 (6.10%) Service Management
10 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) C#
2 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.32%) PMP
3 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.44%) CISM
4 2 (2.44%) CISSP
4 2 (2.44%) MOS
5 1 (1.22%) CIPD
5 1 (1.22%) CISA
5 1 (1.22%) CISMP
5 1 (1.22%) CRISC
5 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
2 6 (7.32%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) COSO
4 1 (1.22%) GAAP
4 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.22%) MiFID
4 1 (1.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) XenApp
2 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Citrix
4 3 (3.66%) Dell
5 2 (2.44%) HP
5 2 (2.44%) iManage
5 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Kronos
6 1 (1.22%) Lotus
6 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) webMethods
6 1 (1.22%) Zend
Warwickshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago