The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 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.

Legal
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing Legal 5 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.62% 0.77% 1.31%
As % of the General category 1.82% 2.04% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £425 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 274 343 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 33.74% 37.57% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 248 219
Median daily rate £375 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% -3.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +3.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Bristol

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Bristol

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Law
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (20.00%) HBase
3 3 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (20.00%) MapR
3 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Nuix

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
1 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (20.00%) HBase
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) Neo4j
General
1 3 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (13.33%) ETL Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Data Enrichment
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Reference Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Volume Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (20.00%) MapR
1 3 (20.00%) Nuix
1 3 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Reuters
3 1 (6.67%) SAP