The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 70 73
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Contract jobs citing Legal 4 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.67% 1.41%
As % of the General category 1.06% 1.36% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £500 £650 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +333.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 377 514 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.00% 49.28% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 198 225
Median daily rate £400 £413 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £295 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -26.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.50 £42.50
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Buckinghamshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 4 £500 +17.64% 3
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) OSCP
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (36.36%) CREST Certified
2 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) CEH
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) CESG
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
3 3 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) HIPAA
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) ISACA

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Security Technical Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Advisor
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) ISMS
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CEH
2 4 (36.36%) CREST Certified
2 4 (36.36%) OSCP
3 3 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) IISP
4 2 (18.18%) ISACA
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) FedRAMP
1 2 (18.18%) HIPAA
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft