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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 19 36
Rank change year-on-year -39 +17 +49
Contract jobs citing Legal 14 48 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.81% 7.69% 2.45%
As % of the General category 3.12% 13.41% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 4
10th Percentile £113 - £242
25th Percentile £130 £131 £247
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £210 £153 £400
Median % change year-on-year +37.70% -61.88% -46.67%
75th Percentile £600 £169 £591
90th Percentile £700 £214 £619
East of England median daily rate £450 £158 £463
% change year-on-year +185.71% -65.95% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 28 3
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.25 -
25th Percentile £11.00 £13.81 £15.50
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% -8.57%
75th Percentile £13.00 £18.75 £16.88
90th Percentile £13.30 - £17.10
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +54.29% +9.38% -8.57%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 449 358 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.94% 57.37% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 141 100
10th Percentile £186 £133 £249
25th Percentile £307 £168 £322
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £340 £440
Median % change year-on-year +32.35% -22.73% -1.95%
75th Percentile £572 £498 £550
90th Percentile £631 £575 £639
East of England median daily rate £490 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +15.29% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 167 20
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.50 £14.06
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.25
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -11.48% -2.46%
75th Percentile £20.56 £16.00 £16.69
90th Percentile £22.00 £19.85 £25.30
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £14.00 £19.65
% change year-on-year +41.50% -28.75% +24.60%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Cambridgeshire

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Legal in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Legal in Cambridgeshire

Legal
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Legal in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Legal in Cambridgeshire

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Legal in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Legal in Cambridgeshire

Legal
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough -30 12 £210 +58.49% 2
Cambridge -6 2 £288 +85.48% 7
Legal
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Social Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITSM
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) Time Management
4 6 (42.86%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 4 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (28.57%) NIST
5 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 3 (21.43%) FireEye
6 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Response
6 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (21.43%) Zscaler
6 3 (21.43%) ISMS

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) SD-WAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 11 (78.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) Social Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Change Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Information
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Security
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Change Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Innovative Thinking
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) ITSM
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Time Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) ISACA
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 4 (28.57%) NIST
2 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Observium
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 3 (21.43%) FireEye
2 3 (21.43%) Proofpoint
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec
2 3 (21.43%) Zscaler
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds