Period
to 21 August 2018

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 6 months to 21 August 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 86 93
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing Legal 21 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.10% 1.11% 0.57%
As % of the General category 3.39% 3.21% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 5
Bristol median daily rate £375 £313 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -43.18% +33.33%
10th Percentile £233 £198 £375
90th Percentile £475 £488 £620
South West median daily rate £365 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +0.69% -19.44% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £22.50
South West median hourly rate £14.00 - £18.75

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 619 591 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.29% 34.48% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 438 432
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £240
90th Percentile £532 £502 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 26
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +64.77%
10th Percentile £15.89 £14.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.05 £46.10 £46.25
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) TDD
2 4 (19.05%) Business Development
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Vue.js
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) GraphQL
2 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
3 3 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 3 (14.29%) User Stories
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) Confluence
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA

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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Interactive Media
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Backend Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Content Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Legal Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) GraphQL
1 4 (19.05%) Node.js
1 4 (19.05%) Vue.js
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) CSS3
2 3 (14.29%) DHTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 4 (19.05%) Business Development
2 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 3 (14.29%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Product Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) SEO
5 1 (4.76%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MCDST
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Citrix
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware