Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 72 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing Legal 29 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.96% 1.20% 2.13%
As % of the General category 7.36% 3.55% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 17
Birmingham median daily rate £403 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +33.33% -22.08%
10th Percentile £280 £288 £206
90th Percentile £510 £500 £523
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.11 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.11 - -

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 394 422 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.57% 33.73% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 285 336
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £284 £263 £223
90th Percentile £588 £550 £541
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 12
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -51.39% +98.13%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.96 £12.05
90th Percentile £43.13 £42.65 £42.15
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.89 £24.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -22.91% +15.29% -24.36%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (27.59%) GDPR
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (20.69%) Power BI
6 5 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Law
6 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) Retail
7 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Demand Forecasting
7 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) BCP
7 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Business Forecasting
7 4 (13.79%) PMO
7 4 (13.79%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Decision-Making
7 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Power BI
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Law
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) GDPR Officer
5 2 (6.90%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.79%) BCP
4 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Business Forecasting
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Decision-Making
4 4 (13.79%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) GDPR
2 4 (13.79%) PMO
3 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau