Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 75 109
Rank change year-on-year -15 +34 -2
Contract jobs citing Legal 90 78 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.27% 2.03% 1.59%
As % of the General category 5.64% 4.70% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 30
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.48% +8.93%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £200
90th Percentile £527 £573 £452
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +62.50% -51.52% +112.90%

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 1,596 1,661 1,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.25% 43.27% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 686 801
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £215 £250 £228
90th Percentile £572 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £423 £410
% change year-on-year +2.37% +3.05% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 57 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.50 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £10.71
90th Percentile £46.08 £34.80 £35.40
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year +55.00% -10.51% +11.75%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +18 40 £430 +16.61% 7
Maidenhead -4 14 £463 - 1
Slough -12 12 £469 -6.25% 1
Newbury - 4 £530 -
Wokingham -12 2 - -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Legal
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 35 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 25 (27.78%) Marketing
3 24 (26.67%) Finance
4 22 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (18.89%) Project Management
6 15 (16.67%) Marketing Intelligence
6 15 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (13.33%) B2B
9 12 (13.33%) Degree
9 12 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 11 (12.22%) Data Protection
10 11 (12.22%) Decision-Making
11 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.89%) Information Management
12 8 (8.89%) Contract Management
12 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
13 7 (7.78%) hybris
13 7 (7.78%) Analytics
13 7 (7.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (6.67%) Big Data
14 6 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
14 6 (6.67%) Data Analytics
14 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared

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 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (5.56%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (3.33%) SSH
3 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.22%) Intranet
5 1 (1.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.11%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) MPLS
5 1 (1.11%) Skype
5 1 (1.11%) TACACS
5 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.11%) VoIP
5 1 (1.11%) VPN
5 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Big Data
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.33%) Flink
2 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) OLTP
4 1 (1.11%) Power BI
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 35 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 25 (27.78%) Marketing
3 24 (26.67%) Finance
4 6 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.44%) Law
6 2 (2.22%) Billing
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Economy
6 2 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Analyst
2 15 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 15 (16.67%) Salesforce Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) Marketing Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Developer
5 5 (5.56%) Sales Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) Vendor Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Architect
6 4 (4.44%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Telecoms Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Analytics Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) E-Commerce Architect
8 2 (2.22%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 2 (2.22%) GDPR Officer
8 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) LDAP
3 1 (1.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Social Media
4 2 (2.22%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 2 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.11%) AIX
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Project Management
2 15 (16.67%) Marketing Intelligence
2 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.33%) B2B
4 12 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 11 (12.22%) Data Protection
5 11 (12.22%) Decision-Making
6 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.89%) Contract Management
7 8 (8.89%) Information Management
8 7 (7.78%) Analytics
9 6 (6.67%) Business Development
9 6 (6.67%) Data Analytics
9 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.56%) Commercial Awareness
10 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (5.56%) Validation
11 4 (4.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) Python
2 3 (3.33%) VB
3 2 (2.22%) C
4 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.56%) PMP
5 2 (2.22%) CIPD
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.11%) ACCA
6 1 (1.11%) CIMA
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) GDPR
2 4 (4.44%) PMO
3 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (1.11%) COBIT
4 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.11%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 15 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.78%) hybris
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) CyberArk
4 2 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.11%) Ariba
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco
5 1 (1.11%) Niku
5 1 (1.11%) Nokia
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Splunk