Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 61 77
Rank change year-on-year -22 +16 -18
Contract jobs citing Legal 15 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.05% 2.47% 1.43%
As % of the General category 4.24% 7.65% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 17
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £375 £224 £225
90th Percentile £518 £505 £638
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £380 £444
% change year-on-year +18.42% -14.37% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 354 510 493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.67% 32.32% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 364 343
Birmingham median daily rate £419 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £290 £221 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +44.46% -15.45%
10th Percentile £10.93 £14.55 £9.24
90th Percentile £43.25 £53.75 £39.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.02 £30.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year -37.66% +53.46% -30.72%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Birmingham

Legal
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

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Birmingham

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Legal.

1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Logistics
3 4 (26.67%) FMCG
3 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Identification
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping

Legal
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (13.33%) Content Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Compliance Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Data Compliance Officer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Officer
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) GDPR Officer
3 2 (13.33%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Assistant IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (6.67%) IT Assistant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Product Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Pensions Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) FMCG
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Logistics
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian