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 24 June 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.

Legal
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 56
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 9 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.49% 1.70% 1.44%
As % of the General category 4.35% 4.88% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

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 207 287 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 34.27% 34.87% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 212 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £28.75 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +141.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £36.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.80 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) E-Discovery
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Lucene
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (6.67%) CTI

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 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP GTS
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) CTI
2 1 (6.67%) H.323
2 1 (6.67%) PBX
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Trainer
2 2 (13.33%) Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Communications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) HR Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Legal IT Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Lucene
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) IDoc
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) E-Discovery
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) OCR
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Records Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) ABAP
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FTK
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) iManage
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Nuix
3 1 (6.67%) SEEBURGER
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