Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 85 80
Rank change year-on-year -27 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing Legal 19 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the General category 2.94% 4.66% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 12
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £159 £234
90th Percentile £463 £574 £609
South West median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £22.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50

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 647 644 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.56% 32.82% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 449 393
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £300 £268 £246
90th Percentile £575 £495 £500
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 12 22
Bristol median hourly rate £38.50 £40.75 £31.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.52% +30.09% -16.47%
10th Percentile £15.09 £12.98 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.51 £109.45 £52.47
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.86% - -15.13%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Law
2 5 (26.32%) Practice Management
3 4 (21.05%) GDPR
3 4 (21.05%) Intapp
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.79%) Vue.js
4 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (10.53%) iManage
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Elite 3E
5 2 (10.53%) Visualfiles
5 2 (10.53%) Retail

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 (5.26%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Elite 3E
1 2 (10.53%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Liquibase
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Backend Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Programmer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Compliance Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Development Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
1 3 (15.79%) Vue.js
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Practice Management
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CISA
1 2 (10.53%) CISM
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Intapp
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) iManage
4 1 (5.26%) Aderant
4 1 (5.26%) Interwoven
4 1 (5.26%) OpenText