The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 41 55
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Contract jobs citing Legal 6 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.92% 2.64% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.11% 7.91% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £214 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £396
% change year-on-year +3.22% -2.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -70.51% +95.00%  

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

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 193 215 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 29.74% 33.33% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 130 125
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 £6.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +411.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Legal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Birmingham

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Legal.

1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) WebEx
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) iManage
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) OCR
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (10.00%) PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Cluster Analysis

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Legal IT Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Lucene
1 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (10.00%) E-Discovery
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) OCR
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Practice Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) iManage
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
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