The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 38 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 1 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.33% 2.99% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.37% 20.34% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% 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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 73 59 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 23.78% 14.71% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 19
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £575 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +70.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Cambridge

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Cambridge

Legal
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) HR Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft