Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Legal
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 68 113
Rank change year-on-year -9 +45 +2
Contract jobs citing Legal 92 101 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.36% 2.53% 1.52%
As % of the General category 5.97% 6.19% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 27
Berkshire median daily rate £495 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £338 £250 £209
90th Percentile £575 £550 £489
South East median daily rate £462 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.76% - +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% +89.39%

Legal is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,541 1,632 1,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.56% 40.95% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 711 770
Berkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £205 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 72
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.60 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +62.50% -6.98% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Berkshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Legal in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Berkshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Berkshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Berkshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Legal in Berkshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 32 £455 +7.06% 9
Slough -6 24 £550 +10.00% 10
Maidenhead -2 11 £525 +90.91% 2
Wokingham -9 3 - - 1
Bracknell -16 2 £398 +41.96%
Newbury - 2 - - 3
Windsor - 1 £525 - 1
Legal
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 42 (45.65%) Telecoms
2 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (23.91%) Finance
4 20 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (21.74%) Analytics
5 18 (19.57%) Big Data
5 18 (19.57%) Data Analytics
5 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
6 17 (18.48%) Firewall
6 17 (18.48%) Marketing
7 16 (17.39%) Internet
8 15 (16.30%) SQL
8 15 (16.30%) Python
8 15 (16.30%) ETL
8 15 (16.30%) TCP/IP
8 15 (16.30%) Web Development
8 15 (16.30%) SSH
8 15 (16.30%) Hadoop
8 15 (16.30%) Open Source
8 15 (16.30%) Network Architecture
8 15 (16.30%) Big Data Analytics
8 15 (16.30%) Apache Hive
8 15 (16.30%) Apache Spark
8 15 (16.30%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (16.30%) Flink
8 15 (16.30%) Spark Streaming
8 15 (16.30%) Data Ingestion
9 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (9.78%) Contract Management

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (16.30%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.09%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.09%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.09%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) Firewall
2 16 (17.39%) Internet
3 15 (16.30%) SSH
3 15 (16.30%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.61%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.09%) IPsec
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) Big Data
2 15 (16.30%) Apache Hive
2 15 (16.30%) Flink
2 15 (16.30%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.26%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 42 (45.65%) Telecoms
2 22 (23.91%) Finance
3 17 (18.48%) Marketing
4 6 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.35%) Law
6 3 (3.26%) Digital Economy
6 3 (3.26%) Retail
7 2 (2.17%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) French Language
8 1 (1.09%) German Language
8 1 (1.09%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.09%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Analytics Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Telecoms Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Vendor Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Salesforce Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Commercial Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Data Analytics Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Marketing Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Sales Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) HTML5
3 1 (1.09%) LDAP
3 1 (1.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) React
3 1 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.26%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.17%) NHS
4 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Android
2 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) AIX
3 1 (1.09%) Unix
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Analytics
1 20 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (19.57%) Data Analytics
2 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
3 15 (16.30%) Big Data Analytics
3 15 (16.30%) Data Ingestion
3 15 (16.30%) ETL
3 15 (16.30%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (16.30%) Network Architecture
3 15 (16.30%) Open Source
3 15 (16.30%) Web Development
4 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.78%) Contract Management
5 9 (9.78%) Decision-Making
6 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.70%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.52%) Marketing Intelligence
8 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) Python
1 15 (16.30%) SQL
2 3 (3.26%) VB
3 2 (2.17%) C
3 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) CIPD
3 2 (2.17%) ACCA
3 2 (2.17%) CIMA
3 2 (2.17%) CISA
3 2 (2.17%) MBA
4 1 (1.09%) CISM
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (1.09%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) Def Stans
3 2 (2.17%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.17%) IEC 61508
3 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.09%) GAMP
4 1 (1.09%) GDPR
4 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Nessus
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) SAP
3 6 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.26%) hybris
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) Niku
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.09%) Ariba
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix
6 1 (1.09%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.09%) F5
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) Qualys
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.09%) Sophos
6 1 (1.09%) Splunk
6 1 (1.09%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.09%) VMware